Jean M. Cogdell

Jean M. Cogdell

A writer of children's books, short stories, mysteries, fantasy, literary and flash fiction, romance, and the occasional comedy. Of course, humor is in the eye of the reader, and in our family, there is plenty to go around in my family where today I live in Texas with my husband, (Photo by Bina Sareen photography.)

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Jean's Writing

Writing, like reading, takes me away to other worlds. Places only limited by my imagination.

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Jean's Writing: Short Stories

... at Six Flags, and I'm too old for rides like roller coasters but I did enjoy this thrill. ...

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Jean's Writing: October 2012

Oct 5, 2012 ... Posted by J M Cogdell at 12:23 PM 6 comments ... But I'm beginning to think the smart ones recognize those limitations and work within or ......

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Jean's Writing: Learning to Write

Posted by J M Cogdell at 5:24 PM ... Hi Jean - I'm with you on Flash Fiction - it is the medium I use to experiment and where I feel at my most creative. I started ......

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Jean's Writing: August 2012

Aug 1, 2012 ... Posted by J M Cogdell at 9:22 AM 4 comments ... My post for #BlogFlash2012: Day 26 SEEING, I'm sharing an excerpt from a novel in progress....

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Jean's Writing: Dress for Success

One last touch then I'm off to work, reaching for the tube, I apply color to my lips as an artist adding paints to canvas. ... Posted by J M Cogdell at 12:14 PM....

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Jean's Writing: July 2012

Jul 3, 2012 ... Posted by J M Cogdell at 10:55 AM 7 comments ... One last touch then I'm off to work, reaching for the tube, I apply color to my lips as an artist ......

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Jean's Writing: Flash Fiction Wake up Sleepy Head 100 Word ...

Posted by J M Cogdell at 10:04 PM ... JeanElaine April 24, 2012 at 10:45 AM. Thanks Gilly .... Like it! I'm telling you, we're writing the wrong genre in our novels!...

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Jean's Writing: Flash Fiction Trust Me

“I'm sure,” glancing up at the moon he smiles, “unless a werewolf shows up, I think you'll be fine.” He smiled and kissed her ... Posted by J M Cogdell at 1:34 PM....

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Jean's Writing: FSF - Flash Fiction: Garden

Apr 21, 2012 ... This is a tiny exert from a novel I'm working on. ...

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Jean's Writing: March 2012

Mar 3, 2012 ... Posted by J M Cogdell at 4:32 PM 0 comments ... At the encouragement of my sister, and fellow author, I'm dipping my toe into the art of Flash ......

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Jean's Writing: Stranger-Danger?

Instead, she wore jeans and a bright purple sweater. Light streamed through grimy windows and ... Enhanced by Zemanta. Posted by J M Cogdell at 9:56 PM....

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Jean's Writing: November 2012

Nov 14, 2012 ... Instead, she wore jeans and a bright purple sweater. Light streamed ... Posted by J M Cogdell at 9:56 PM 14 comments ... Traffic was a bitch, and I'm convinced no one in Dallas knows how to drive in a monsoon. I gripped the ......

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Jean's Writing: 100 Word Flash: Magical Meadow

... come true? I'm startled by the jarring sound of my clock. “Damn!” Enhanced by Zemanta. Posted by J M Cogdell at 11:07 AM ... Nice one JeanElaine. Did you ......