Marji Laine

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Reader Rejectables: Happy Folks in Happy Land

happyfamilyThis is actually a term I adaptedĀ from James Scott Bell. He explained in one of the classes I got to attend that stories can’t be about happy people in happy land. Folks is more a “Marji” term, but the point remains the same. And it looks a LOT like the picture here. In fact, the only story I’ve ever read that was about a happy little girl who got even happier was one “written” by my then 5-year-old daughter.

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