Regressions – Book Review

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Dr. Constance Avery, a middle-aged, workaholic psychologist thriving in Beverly Hills is asked by her partners to stop using what some would call an unconventional treatment – regression therapy. She chooses the alternative to leave the comfort of their successful practice. Little does she know the day she started her own practice and continues using regression therapy as part of her patients’ treatment, her life would take a dramatic change. A chance meeting with Lauren, a waitress at a local deli suffering from panic attacks, leads the two women on a journey leaving no ability return to life as they […]

Advantages of a Standing Desk

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I have back problems. I’ve had them for a good number of years, due in part by some rough and tumble years in my teens and twenties when I thought I was invincible. Now that I’m older, I find that my back goes out a few times of year which brings my life to a crashing halt for a few days to a week. Until this past year, when recovery time took multiple trips to the doctor, three weeks of physical therapy and treatments and a strong suggestion that I stop sitting so much during the day. Stop sitting so […]

Seekers – A Book Review

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Title: Seekers – The Quest Begins Author: Erin Hunter Genre: Young Adult/ Middle Grade Occasionally, I enjoy reading Young Adult books. There’s a purity or maybe a simplicity to them, I don’t always get in adult fiction. Seekers – The Quest Begins is the 1st in a three part series, recommended to me by a friend. It is a story about three bear cubs who, for different reasons, find themselves alone in the big world, trying to survive. One is a young female polar bear named Kallik; one a young male grizzly cub named Toklo; and a female black bear […]

Polar Bear Swim Day

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Around the world people come together on January 1st to test their mettle against Mother Nature and resolve to do great, adventurous things in the new year. One way is with the annual Polar Bear Swim, where ordinary people jump and swim in freezing cold bodies of water to prove they’ve got what it takes to succeed in the future. Well known swims happen yearly all across the U.S. and Canada. The Coney Island Polar Bear has been meeting for the annual ice bathing on New Year’s Day since 1903. Thousands flock to the seaside to start their year off […]

Review of Remembering Lauren by Terry’s Thoughts

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Back in September, my debut novel Remembering Lauren was reviewed by Terry’s Thoughts book review blog and came away with 5 stars! Terry is a retired teacher who is not only an avid reader, but an author herself. She reviews a variety of genres, so if you’re looking for a good read, but aren’t sure what to pick up next, check out her list. Her reviews are in depth and honest. To read her full review of Remembering Lauren click here. Review Excerpt: “What a thrilling read! Misha Jordan has written a wonderful mystery/thriller! (In my humble opinion) You must […]

NaNoWriMo 2016

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Every October a wonderful writing even occurs throughout the United States called NaNoWriMo, otherwise known as National Novel Writing Month. The purpose is to get you to write the first or rough draft of an entire 50,000 (minimum) word novel in just thirty days. This is by no means an easy task. Most people are just coming down from their Halloween induced sugar high and are less than motivated, plus right there towards the end you have Thanksgiving and Black Friday with all their glorious distractions and excuses at the ready for why you as an author aren’t writing. Last […]

New Review of Remembering Lauren by Review My World Blog

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Review My World Blog reviewed Remembering Lauren today and I couldn’t be happier. Here’s a brief excerpt from the review. To read the full review, please click on the above link.  Theresa Call has an interest in all things gizmo, gadget, book, or movie related and if you are interested in having her do a review of your product, the how-to details are listed under the “About” section. Review Excerpt: “I recently got the chance to read the ebook of “Remembering Lauren” by Misha Jordan. I got the chance from this book to be able to revisit a place I have […]

National Novel Writing Month

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National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing.  On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30. Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel. Last year I participated in NaNoWriMo and found that it really helped keep me on track with the project I was working on, which later became my first novel, Remembering Lauren. The buddy system, the fun word sprints, the local gatherings… they all inspired me to complete a very […]

Hotshot – Book Review

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Hotshot – by Julie Garwood Peyton and her sisters have inherited Bishop’s Cove, a small, luxurious oceanfront resort, but it comes with conditions: The girls must run the resort for one year and show a profit – only then will they own it. A graduate of a prestigious French culinary school, Peyton has just lost her job as a food critic after rightfully accusing her boss of sexual harassment. Out of work and in a bad place personally, to Peyton a year doing something completely different sounds wonderful. Peyton dives into learning the resort business but is quickly derailed by […]

Book Review – Just Take My Heart by Mary Higgins Clark

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Just Take My Heart by Mary Higgins Clark is a thriller about assistant prosecutor Emily Wallace who is trying a murder case and ends up in danger herself in the process. Synopsis: When Natalie Raines, famous Broadway star is found in her home in New Jersey dying from a gunshot wound, her former husband Greg Aldrich is the chief suspect. What no one knows is that only days before she was murdered, Natalie came face to face with the man who killed her former roommate, whom she’d known when they were struggling young actresses. Handling the case is assistant prosecutor […]