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OLD TOWN GDANSK, POLAND

OLD TOWN GDANSK, POLAND

A SHORT VISIT TO OLD TOWN GDANSK, POLAND BY MARGARET MENDEL Arriving in Old Town Gdansk was an interesting experience. The city dates back a thousand years and is a collection of buildings and monuments designed in Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque style. Originally the city was a Polish stronghold, erected by Mieszko I of...

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Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk, Poland

GDANSK, POLAND BY MARGARET MENDEL It was time for us to leave Amsterdam. We would return in a couple weeks, but for now we were on a journey that would take us across the Baltic Sea and on to the shores that have only existed in my mind through history books, in novels of...

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AMSTERDAM

AMSTERDAM

A LONG STROLL THROUGH THE STREETS OF AMSTERDAM, ENDING THE DAY WITH A COOL CUP OF ICE CREAM BY MARGARET MENDEL This would be our last day in Amsterdam before we head off on an trip along the Baltic Sea. The day started out very comfortable, cool weather that everyone in Amsterdam says is illusive...

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VIEWS OF AMSTERDAM

VIEWS OF AMSTERDAM

CANALS, BIKES AND AN ABANDONED TOILET BY MARGARET MENDEL This summer we decided to travel the region of the Baltic Sea. We started our journey in Amsterdam. A perfect choice. The morning we arrived in Amsterdam the weather was perfect. It wasn’t the weather that impressed me, but the magic and beauty of this city...

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A FERRY RIDE HOME

A FERRY RIDE HOME

We spent a wonderful weekend on the Rockaway Peninsula a couple weeks ago. We dined, played, rested and visited with a dear old friend. But when Sunday afternoon rolled around, it was time to head back home, to Manhattan. Instead of taking the subway into the city we decided to take the Rockaway Ferry....

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PUSHING WATER IS NOW AVAILABLE IN PAPERBACK

PUSHING WATER IS NOW AVAILABLE IN PAPERBACK

HOW FUN IS THIS, PUSHING WATER IS NOW AVAILABLE IN PAPER. HERE IS A LINK TO THE BOOK ON AMAZON. 

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AN INTERVIEW ON ‘AUTHORSINTERVIEW’

AN INTERVIEW ON ‘AUTHORSINTERVIEW’

By MARGARET MENDEL TODAY I AM INTERVIEWED ON FIONA MCVIE’S WEBSITE ‘AUTHORSINTERVIEWS’. Have a look. Learn something new regarding my writing and a few tidbits about my life. I also invite you to subscribe to my website. Then you can keep up with news regarding my publications and virtually travel with me as I...

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A WEEKEND IN ROCKAWAY BEACH, NEW YORK

A WEEKEND IN ROCKAWAY BEACH, NEW YORK

The Atlantic Ocean is only an hour and a half subway ride from where I live. The weather during the last couple of weeks in NYC had been miserably hot and humid. A friend invited my husband and I out to Rockaway Beach where she lives year round, an area that is one of...

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SHORT STORY IN KINGS RIVER LIFE MAGAZINE

SHORT STORY IN KINGS RIVER LIFE MAGAZINE

Today I have a short story, Pop Played The Ponies, published in Kings River Life. Click here to read the story.

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TODAY I’M A GUEST ON TERRY ODELL’S BLOG

TODAY I’M A GUEST ON TERRY ODELL’S BLOG

Today Aon She Beng, a character in my latest novel PUSHING WATER, is interviewed on Terry Odell’s blog. Click here to read the interview.

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