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This page will be about collaboration.   I may allow comments and RSS feeds from guest blogs.  I may decide to invite guest bloggers and freelancers to publish here.

“Choose to collaborate (abundance perspective) and watch your competitors (scarcity perspective) become your allies.”

-Jennifer Ritchie Payette

About Marlene

marlene-home-199x300I have been a writer ever since we produced a newsletter for our parents at Girl Scout camp. I was heady with the sight of my words on the printed page, and immediately began writing a monthly newspaper for several of my friends. In that low-tech time of my life, I hand lettered and illustrated each issue with colored pencils, then carefully copied it four or five times before spending most of my allowance on postage. Sadly, no copies of that work exist today, but the following summer I wrote two poems for our camp newsletter, and I still have those somewhere. I’ve been writing ever since.

RSS Marlene Bumgarner’s Blog

  • An Interview with Marlene Bumgarner June 2, 2023
    Hi everyone! I’ve been traveling and finalizing the sale of my house in Santa Cruz.  Arrived back in Calabasas Tuesday night. Thanks to Lois Winston for publishing her interview with me on her web page today. You can read it here Marlene Source
    Marlene Bumgarner
  • Deconstructing a Life April 20, 2023
      April 4. This is hard. Harder than I expected. Deconstructing my Santa Cruz house to reconstruct it for today’s market is, essentially, deconstructing the life I lived in it for a decade. Workmen are removing the wall decorations, TV screens, bookcases, and even the blinds that protected my plants from the sun, all taken […]
    Marlene Bumgarner
  • This is What Happiness Looks Like March 3, 2023
    Happiness Starts in the Morning This morning I awakened just before my alarm went off. I set an alarm for 6:00 a.m. Monday through Friday so I can join a Shut Up and Write Group that meets 6:45-8:30.  We check in, say where we’re calling from, then write for 90 minutes and check in again. […]
    Marlene Bumgarner

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