Meet my staff

Meet my staff

My efforts here are largely an outlet for my own busy imagination.  My husband Mark chips in for some parts of it and my children lend a hand here and there but mostly it’s just me and a houseful of pets who hang around to provide inspiration. Meet Sophie,...
A Harmonious Relationship

A Harmonious Relationship

I get a huge kick out of the quirky behavior of my dog Lucky and her sidekick Ramses.  Both pets are hard luck stories.  Lucky, came to us many years ago. Found abandoned in the woods, emaciated and suffering from a wicked case of mange.  We thought she had no hope...
Back to My Lilian Jackson Braun Addiction

Back to My Lilian Jackson Braun Addiction

I mentioned in my last post I’ve changed jobs.  There’s been a lot of stress with that.  Not really a bad kind of stress (is there really such a thing as good stress?) but just stress from a stuffed schedule, logistical matters, that kind of thing.  I have...
A Different Kind of March Wind

A Different Kind of March Wind

In like a lion and out like a lamb. The old axiom that describes the windy, sometimes stormy entrance of March and it’s often much more calm exit into the warmer months of Springtime. Whether it comes as described in this old saying or not, March represents the...