I Hate Being Caught Being Wrong

I’m writing this on Monday evening, December 2, 2019.  This morning, I submitted my copy edited manuscript back to my publisher, having endured my annual pity party centered around the theme, “If you know so much, write your own damn book.”  It’s the constant picking at the niggling details that make me crazy.  Yeah, I […]

Humor & Fun: Five Things to Take the Fashion World by Storm in Medieval Times Traci Kenworth – country-lane-home-at-the-cottage

Humor & Fun: Five Things to Take Fashion by Storm in Medieval Times Traci Kenworth Swords go Good with Either Pants or Skirts. Our medieval heroes and heroines knew how to sport that sword. Elves. Orcs. Knights. Saints of God. Joan of Arc could wear the weapon as well as King Arthur and was just […]

Humor & Fun: Ten Things to Avoid in the Day-to-Day Life on Pluto Traci Kenworth – country-lane-home-at-the-cottage

Humor & Fun: Ten Things to Avoid in Day-to-Day Life on Pluto Traci Kenworth Giraffe Necks Don’t Duck Well Under Bypasses. Trust me. I’ve seen this happen. It’s not a pretty sight. The neck goes one way, the body another. There’s just no time to correct the movement. Or open up that bypass. If you […]

Christmas Cupcakes & a Caper (Death by Cupcake, #4) by D.E. Haggerty #BookReview #RBRT @dehaggerty

Originally posted on My train of thoughts on…:
Christmas Cupcakes & a Caper(Death by Cupcake, #4)by D.E. Haggerty ? The author sent me an ARC of this book (mobi format) in exchange for an honest review (a member of Rosie’s Book Review Team). My rating:  ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  (4 stars) Plot (by Goodreads) It’s…

Episode Seven: Mitigated Success and Unmitigated Failure in Winnipeg, Manitoba and Regina, Saskatchewan – Guest Post by Jill Culiner…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
I’m on my way, by bus, to Winnipeg, Manitoba. The city takes its name from Lake Winnipeg, the Western Cree word for muddy water. Early nineteenth-century settlers heading west to take up offers of cheap land took the newly constructed railway to Sarnia, but impenetrable…