Category Archives: Various Interesting Stuff

“How Do You Deal With Writer’s Block?”

I  know a number of my readers/website followers are writers or want to become writers. Whenever I speak to a group one question I am invariably asked is: “How do you deal with writer’s block?” It happens to every writer. … Continue reading

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This Blog Post Is A Writing “Event”

I just heard, for the umpteenth time, this annoying commercial telling you to call them if you recently experienced a “bleeding event.” The other day I heard somebody on the Weather Channel talking about a “rain event.” Is it just … Continue reading

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My New Blog, “My Head Rap”

Today I am introducing my new blog, MY HEAD RAP.  It’s a blog of social, political, and cultural commentary from the viewpoint of a “mature” Black woman.  I will retain this, my author website, RManees.com, but this website will now … Continue reading

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Check Out The Truth Of Internet Rumors – Warnings On Snopes.Com

Do you know about Snopes.com?  It’s a site where you can check out internet warnings and rumors to see if they are true. From Wikipedia: “Snopes.com /ˈsnoʊps/, also known as the Urban Legends Reference Pages, is a websitecovering urban legends, … Continue reading

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Attention All Moms – This Mom Song is TOO Funny! (And Too True!)

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Another First for African American Women!

These sisters are just awesome! Delta stepped it up a notch with this all-female, African American aviation crew – making history. Kudos to Captain Rachelle Jones, 1st officer Stephanie Grant & flight attendants Diana Galloway and Robin Rogers.

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Cyber Monday and “Raynetta’s Romantiques”

Since this is Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year, I’d like to mention that as well as being a novelist I am also the owner of an online antique and collectible shop: “Raynetta’s Romantiques.” The shop … Continue reading

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President Obama and the Power of Prayer

This picture comes from a recent Huffington Post article entitled:  “Obama On Fiscal Cliff: ‘We’re Going To Need A Lot Of Prayer For That’ ”  I had a real epiphany as I read this article.  I believe in the power … Continue reading

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Cash Credits to Kindle eBook Buyers Due To Lawsuit!

I received the following email a few minutes ago.  Looks like many Kindle buyers are going to receive credits for some of the eBooks they have purchased! “Dear Kindle Customer, We have good news. You are entitled to a credit … Continue reading

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Sarah Sliverman Video Voter ID Voter Rights!

I gotta warn you–there’s some pretty rough language in this video.  It’s funny, but it makes a serious point.  A lot of voter laws have been recently changed in an attempt to keep “certain people” from voting in November.  Please … Continue reading

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