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As You Go on Vacations or Trips, Please Don’t Advertise It on Social Media – Public Service Announcement (PSA)

If you are taking vacations or going to be away from home this summer for too long, or any time for that matter, please don’t advertise it on social media. Likewise, if you are visiting family or friends, have them … Continue reading

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Great Cycle Challenge June 2019

#ad To avoid issues with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), better safe than sorry which is why I did the #ad above. I am participating in the Great Cycle Challenge (to fight childhood cancer) – https://greatcyclechallenge.com/Pages/About this month (June 2019). I … Continue reading

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Ancestry Surpasses 15 Million DNA Customers – Ancestry.com

It took Ancestry.com long enough to post it on their blog – Ancestry Surpasses 15 Million DNA Customers: https://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2019/05/31/ancestry-surpasses-15-million-dna-customers/.  I noted a while back they had posted it on their Facebook page – AncestryDNA Hits 15 Million Kits Processed May 21, … Continue reading

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AncestryDNA Hits 15 Million Kits Processed May 21, 2019

I missed this announcement from Ancestry.com as I was expecting it to appear on their blog, but it’s not posted there. I saw a blogger announce it today that Ancestry had hit 15 million kits processed mark recently. When I … Continue reading

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The Good & The Bad of the Writing Community — Sam H Arnold

5 things I love about the writing community and 5 things that drive me to distraction Since starting writing on Medium, a year ago, I have met some amazing people. The support I have received from everyone is amazing. None … Continue reading

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One Main Reason Why Some People May Not Read Your Blog

I see many people comment on social media – Facebook, blogs, Twitter, etc. who won’t read or visit your blog for one simple reason – you have .wordpress, .blogspot, or some other blog platform as part of your blog‘s URL. … Continue reading

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The Slippery Slope — The DNA Geek

A family friend has leukemia. He’s 11. Without chemotherapy, he would have died. Thanks to modern biomedical research, though, he’s through the worst of the treatment, back in school, and doing well. He’s even participating in a drug study to … Continue reading

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Some Author Writer Facebook Groups

Here are a few of the Author/Writer Facebook groups I belong to, in no particular order. Be aware that each group has its own rules and guidelines that you are expected to follow. Ignore or forget the guidelines and don’t … Continue reading

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Some Terms You May Not Know

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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Obituaries and Copyright – Canada Court Decision

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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