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Chatting with Author Laura Bradford and Giveaway!

     I recently had the opportunity to speak with Author Laura Bradford and wanted to share with you some of the things I learned and what we chatted about.  You will find the questions below and in bold are Laura's answers.  I want to thank Laura for taking the time out of her day to chat with me and answer these questions. Laura has a new book coming out in August so make sure you pick up your copy or preorder it today. Okay, so here we go this is what Laura had to say: 1.       Laura, can you please let us know what type of jokes were you dabbling in while you were a girl scout? If you still have these jokes could you please share some with us?     Oh. Wow. I actually have some of the old Girl Scout “newspapers” our troop put out—some of which have a few of my jokes and stories in it—but they’re all in storage at the moment. We’re in the process of moving from NY to SC and our house is still a few months away from being complete.   Knowing my brand of humor at that point in my l
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