Grandpa’s barn and entry where one finds the stairs that lead to the loft. Cats and kittens are welcome on the farm. They even have their own ladder and window entry for their safety and convenience.
Why is the setting in your story important? Your characters need a time and place in which to move. The setting answers the “when” and the “where” of your[…]
Dr. Donna Matlach’s children’s book titled, Phoebe the Pug Asks, “Is My Asthma Changing” is soon to be published. I had a lot of fun creating some 20+ illustrations[…]
His name was John We first met one afternoon when my husband and I stopped to shop for fresh vegetables at our local Fruiticana. He was slouched on the[…]
Image – http://cheddarbay.com/0000Tea/Titanic/crew/murdoch/rigel.html (If you enjoy dog stories, you might enjoy my book – Newfies to the Rescue on Amazon.) The great Titanic’s demise – April 14, 1912 Did you[…]
http://www.mytinyphone.com/wallpaper/94553/ Dragons Why are we so fascinated by these mythological, fire-breathing, mysterious, treasure-hording, cunning, terrifying, monster creatures? I think I just answered that question. But could dragons be real? Did you[…]
In my other world – storytelling Some time ago, I was waiting in line at the TD bank, deep in thought, when the person behind me kindly let me know[…]
Welcome… Come, sit by the fire and I’ll pour you a special cup of tea – Midnight Fog it’s called. Recipe for MIDNIGHT FOG… Steep a bag of Red Rooibos tea in 1/2[…]