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M is for Money


by Lillian Csernica on April 15th, 2016 Here in the U.S. today is the deadline for turning in our income tax forms.  Money is a subject very much on most people’s minds.  This can be stressful.  To honor the occasion, … Continue reading

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Send Lawyers, Guns, and Money…


Originally posted on Geeks Got Your Back (Backup Ribbon Project):
OK, so maybe not the lawyers or the guns, unless the lawyer happens to be this guy: ? But money? As the Beatles say, that’s what we want. Due to…

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Satisfying Money


by Lillian Csernica on September 17, 2013 When I was growing up, my father’s idea of motivational career advice was the sarcastic question, “Do you want to end up flipping burgers?”  It’s become a standing joke in American culture to … Continue reading

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Art, Money, Social Conscience: How do we satisfy all three?


by Lillian Csernica on September 12, 2013 Perspective is a tricky thing.  I’m working on a short story right now that I once thought was my best work yet.  At that time it probably was.  Now I can do better.  … Continue reading

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Around the World (A to Z Blog Challenge Wrap-Up)


by Lillian Csernica on May 6, 2016     I had a marvelous time participating in this year’s A to Z Blog Challenge.  My technical skills as a blogger have improved, so I could add a greater variety of media … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge O is for Opportunity


by Lillian Csernica on April 17,  2019 There’s a famous saying: “Build a better mousetrap, and the world will beat a path to your door.” That might have been true once, but today the Internet has brought the marketplace to … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge E is for Experience


by Lillian Csernica on April 5, 2019 One of the first rules of writing is “Write what you know.” Draw on your life experiences to bring fresh, original detail to your stories. I agree with this. I also believe it’s … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge B is for Boat


by Lillian Csernica on April 2, 2019 Flannery O’Connor once said, “Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information to last him the rest of his days.” Today I am going to tell you a story about a boat. … Continue reading

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#nanoprep: A Night To Remember


by Lillian Csernica on October 20, 2018 Through the generosity of my supporters, I have raised enough money in donations to attend The Night of Writing Dangerously. This is one of the highlights of National Novel Writing Month, aka NaNoWriMo. … Continue reading

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How History Books Will Make You a Better Writer


by Lillian Csernica on June 27, 2018 Why do I write about history? History gives me an opportunity to get the big picture on how different countries have tried to make different strategies work. Economic strategies, military strategies, and the … Continue reading

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