Category Archives: Early 21st Century

Writing Readable and Compelling Memoir ~ Cate Macabe’s Approach

Today Cate Macabe has returned as a guest writer to Selections of Reflections and she shares the process of  writing This New Mountain:  We all have stories inside ourselves, pasts filled with quirky characters, impossible situations, and lessons learned. And … Continue reading

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Norman’s Memories of the Law when he was a Lad ~ Community Policing at its Best

Cate Macabe brought us a vivid account from AJ Jackson’s life in our last post, during her life as a private investigator. More information about the memoir can be found here.  Today I am going to share two excerpts of … Continue reading

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Norman ~ A Hearty Breakfast to begin the day!

I am so pleased to introduce to you to Susie, Norman’s carer in the last few years of his life. It was Susi who introduced Norman to computing and was his personal tutor when he learnt to send emails and … Continue reading

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Norman’s Dance with Life and Death

Norman enjoyed good health for most of his life but when he suffered from an aorta embolism at the age of 91 years, back in the year 2000, many of us thought that Norman’s dance with life had come to … Continue reading

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