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WWDMAGIC 2014: @EnCreme

During the WWDMAGIC event, my friends and I admired all the clothing brands that filled the showroom floor. From elaborate gowns, to casual wear, we started to feel excited about the new clothes for the autumn season. 210 more words


A Day in Chicago

Yesterday, my parents and I went up to Chicago for the day. We left Goshen at 7:30am, drove to the South Bend airport to park, and took the South Shore train right into downtown Chicago. 297 more words


aic tbt

People really love a good Throwback Thursday, but I didn’t expect the Art Institute of Chicago to take part. This makes me happy.

They posted the above photo on their… 34 more words


What I Did On My Summer Vacation

Yes, I have been silent for awhile, long enough that I forgot when I last posted. But I’ve been doing my “homework,” i.e., honing the synopses for my “Heaven’s Hope” series, and “Family Secrets,” while researching Literary Agents who handle Chick Lit and “Missy” mysteries—my term for clueless amateur sleuth stumbling into and solving mysteries while jaded cop/probable love interest provides cover and frequent reality checks to her flights of fancy. 858 more words

Life Of Writing

You know you want to read this.

I know most of you who follow me are following for my promises of book discussions or for me being me no matter what it is I say. 143 more words


On The Road Again

Once again, a few buddies and I hopped in the truck on a sunny afternoon in July and hit the open road back to the beloved “Windy City”. 1,403 more words



Children who grow up in the big cities with the big museums spend time with things smaller than themselves or things smaller than what they actually are; the museum dioramas.   196 more words