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About bologna2bethlehem

46 year old blogger/writer/poet/mother of two, missing Italy heart and soul...2017 still.

Open House 2018 – MICHAEL IJI Custom Design & Tailoring, Cary NC

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/michael-iji-open-house-2018-design-clothing#/ Hi folks, I am giving a shout out to my husband’s return to a brick and mortar store in Cary, North Carolina. So excited to see him back in business and out of my guest bedroom! We are planning … Continue reading

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Why I am Damaged Goods

I am a 22 year old single mother of 3 kids under 4, (wow, what a mouthful). When I think of my recent adult life, for the most part, I am blessed. I have 3 beautiful babies, I am healthy…

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Death of a Fiction Writer

I loved waking up early this morning because I had time to turn on the computer for work – the day job. Here in this article, Dean Wesley Smith hit so many great points. I won my first poetry contest … Continue reading

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CUTS ON ME

I finally did it! Well, let me first set your mind at ease and say that this title is not about self-mutilation.¬† Ok, I finally did it! I published an approximately 115 page collection of poems that I am so … Continue reading

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Reinventing myself: Jess Vaughn Writes!

Hello friends, It has been quite a while. As usual, I am all over the place, writing here, writing there. I have no less than six creative writing projects going on, almost simultaneously. A collection of poetry, picture books, children’s … Continue reading

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Jealousy and Envy, not I!

As I was saying before I was so rudely interrupted by my computer crashing… we are almost at 400 votes…. but what I was reflecting on is a lesson learned last weekend about the difference between envy and jealousy. Jealousy … Continue reading

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FEDEX Small Business Grant Contest Strikes Again!

So what have I been doing the last year? Doing the 9-5 or longer and just trying to survive. Shake ups happening at work this month has led me to start my own business – #It’s So Personal! Professional Services, … Continue reading

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