Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized, Writing

October In A Nutshell – Letting Go Of Old Dreams For New Ones

Once again, I had another rather ‘unproductive’ month.  I mostly played catch up.  But a few key events happened. Tweaked my blog design a smidge.   Went to our libraries massive bi-annual book sale. And yes, I got gobs and gobs of beautiful books. And behold –  the book haul! Three classics – I’m especially pleased with lovely editions of…

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Ramblings and Ruminations

ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY ANNOUNCEMENT!

Dear Readers – It’s Coming Up On My Blog’s One Year Anniversary!!!!     Attention:  Listening to the music below is mandatory for reading this post.    AND PARTYING IS NOW MANDATORY!!! I cannot believe it!  I have been so blessed by this blog – and I hope it has been a blessing to some of you!    A BRIEF…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

Williamsburg, VA – Xmas 2016.

     Huzzah!  The post for our family vacation is finally up!  It took me long enough, but at last, here it is, in all its dubious glory.      First up we have the George Wythe House.  Historians can absolutely, categorically confirm that George Washington DID sleep here. George Wythe was a delegate to the Continental Congress, and Virginia’s first signer…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

My Star Wars Theories

  After following many Star Wars theories and reading available tidbits – I have assembled my assessment of what will happen in Star Wars’ near future. So, let’s try to guess what the Big Mouse has in store for us, shall we? Are you ready?           My Theory   Maz Kanata will die, rather like her…

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Writing

60th Post Giveaway – WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Sorry for the delay everybody – but here it is – the vlog announcing the giveaway winners! That’s right, winners.  At the last second I decided to give away TWO signed paperbacks of The Reluctant Godfather because – I HONESTLY WANTED EVERYBODY TO WIN and the best I could do was give everybody one more shot at it. I was…

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Uncategorized, Writing

GIVEAWAY (60th Post Celebration)

Looking at my blog the other day I realized I had nearly written 60 posts.  That’s a lot, I suppose and yet it doesn’t FEEL like a lot at all.  I currently have 54 wonderful subscribers so that’s almooost one subscriber per post!  EXCITING!  Late November will be my blog’s one year anniversary and I would love to see how…

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