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Ruby, Not Just on Tuesday

A long-time writer friend of mine, Carol Anne Shaw (author of Hannah and the Spindle Whorl), has a fun new side project I thought I'd share. It's a blog novel called Ruby, Not Just on Tuesday. Here's the summary:
Introducing the fictional world of 17-year-old Ruby Ross (created by published author Carol Anne Shaw). Ruby is a painter, avid reader, writer, supreme idealist and collector of ugly argyle cardigans. She has been known to go to ridiculous measures for a date square, is an avid fan of all things four-legged, and is a hard-core tea granny. She hates bullsh*t, loves her quirky friends, barely tolerates her parents and has a hard time believing that she and her two sisters share the same DNA. Welcome to the adventures of Ruby Ross, a quintessential square peg trying to navigate her way through a "round hole" world.
This started as a writing exercise for Carol Anne and has turned into a new favorite pastime. I love the journalistic approach and how she goes so far as to include artwork and pictures. If you're looking for a fun read and want to follow Ruby's journal, do check it out! She's quite the character.

14 comments:

  1. Thanks so much for the spotlight, Casey!

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  2. Thanks for sharing the info on your friend Casey. It sounds interesting.

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  3. I love the title. That's always a good start. I'll add it to the TBR pile. Thanks!

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  4. I love the title and the concept!

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  5. This is not only very cool, but pretty inspiring as well. Makes you wonder what your own little side projects can blossom into.

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  6. What a neat idea, thanks for sharing.

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  7. Thnaks for sharing this with us. The journalistic approach sounds interesting.

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  8. Casey,
    What a cool project. I read one entry and it was awesome.
    Thanks for telling us about it.

    Linda A.

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  9. I just checked this blog out. Loved it! I'm going to start following it on my Google Reader. Thanks for letting us know about it.

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  10. What a great idea to do just for fun! And of course, one never knows where fun things lead.... LOL

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