Am I a sleuth?

Not too long ago, there was a murder in the area, where a woman was abducted from a public event and later found in an outlying county in a shallow grave. Reading the updates on the case, I couldn’t help but notice the comment section and how one comment in particular referred to her being…

It’s an Autumn thing – y’all ready?

The first official day of the season has come and gone – it’s AUTUMN!Colors are quickly shifting from bright vivid jewel tones to rich, mysterious fall colors and I’m already starting to see a shift in the colors of the treeline on the back of my property. This weekend I was going to make a…

Rosh Hashanah

       I went to visit Rae Green last Sunday afternoon, after they had closed up The Sea Witch when brunch was over, and guess what I caught her doing? Cooking! I asked her hadn’t she had enough of that after an entire day of it and she said, “Rosh Hashanah begins tonight and I decided…

An Opportunity For Balance–The Autumn Equinox

Mabon, the Autumnal Equinox is this weekend, Saturday, September 22nd. An equinox is when the day and night are in balance, when the light and dark are equal. Saturday is the seasonal shift from Summer to Fall. From Saturday until the Winter Solstice on December 21st, the days will be getting shorter and the nights…

Red Dragon: My New Obsession

Some villains should stay between the pages. I recently read a post from fellow author, Madeline Iva, where she spoke about loving the bad boys. It got my head turning toward the villain and why a good one always keeps me wanting more. In fact, I’ve been obsessing over villainy so much that I couldn’t…

Blue Moon Sadness

Hi, all — I’m back to talk about the crazy things that happen when the moon is full.   Our most recent full moon fell on the final day of August. It wasn’t just a full moon, it was a specialfull moon – a “blue moon.” If you’re like me, the phrase “blue moon” makes you…

Best Damn Book I’ve Ever Seen: Jane Eyre!

by Sofie Couch Back-to-School? I didn’t know we ever left. School – It Ain’t What it Used to Be. I’ve been doing the college search thing with my oldest child, driving insane distances to have a gander at schools that I know won’t be a good fit for my bohemian girl. I already know they’re…