W is for WANDA

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In the course of marketing my work in cyberspace, I have made many friends. My friend WANDA is one I treasure immensely, she is from Pretoria, South Africa and has managed to unite so many writers and readers throughout the world.  She runs a group aptly called Wanda’s amazing Amazon reviewers (WaAr) in which she has made a huge difference in many of our lives. She writes as well, with great passion, feeling and depth, How could I choose anything else for W?

I enjoy working with Wanda as much as our fun private chats, she is a true friend, one for whom I have felt happiness and sadness, laughed with and had very deep conversations with, she is a fantastic editor and will not mince words when criticism is needed… not a Vandal or a Wanderer as the name seems to suggest.

Wanda
 … as a girl’s name is pronounced WAHN-dah. It is of Slavic origin, and the meaning of Wanda is “the tribe of the Vandals”. The Vandals (or Wendlas) were an ancient Slavonic tribe whose destructive behavior led to the modern term “vandalism”. Also possibly (Old German) “wanderer“.
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Have you made special Cyber connections that you know are so much more than social media?

6 thoughts on “W is for WANDA

  1. I didn’t realize Wanda was of Slavic origin! How nice that you connected and made such a great friend. Blogging is fabulous for cultivating friends.
    Michele at Angels Bark

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  2. Beautiful tribute to a friend. Amazing the friendships we make through blogging. I am fortunate enough to have met a few friends I cherish.
    Enjoyed visiting your blog and reading this beautiful W post.

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  3. Visiting in these final days of the #Challenge. Happy to find this great example of a blog that is easy to read and uncluttered. Have enjoyed your theme. You have done a nice thing here for your friend. If you aren’t out of breath, come and see what I have been up to. Hasn’t the challenge been great this year!

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  4. great idea to feature and honor a cyber friend, that is ore than a cyber friend.
    Yes, I have made a few of those over the years and have actually met a few in person in my travels around the USA. “it’s a small world after all.”

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