Beth Fine

Educational Fiction Author – Serious Thinker – Child at Heart

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The Thrill of the Classroom

Having just returned from a 7-week road trip out west to market my mystery series The Picaresque of Ímagine Purple to schools, bookstores, and libraries, I serendipitously got to view performances of my play, “The Last U.S. Mail Stage Robbery.” Although now settled back home, I admit feeling a thick layer of contentment icing over […]

The Punctuation Police

I’ve heard of the Secret Police, Thought Police, Language Police and Fashion Police, but I had no idea there was an underground squad of Punctuation Police! My son-in-law follows and even posted to a site called Apostrophe Catastrophes where ordinary people upload photos of blatant apostrophe misuse. Check it out—http://www.apostrophecatastrophes.com/ Alas, in todays’ world w’hen […]