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Confession: I Judge Books by their Cover

It’s true. The old adage, “don’t judge a book by its cover,” never resonated with me when it comes to books. I cannot help the urge to look at book and decide if it worth my time to read by the front and back cover alone. 108 more words

My Writings

Doing my Homework in Cali

My love for the Walt Disney Company and the Disneyland Resort in particular has been gorwing leaps and bounds by the day. I grew up frequenting this resort, and I could never have even imagined how much I still had to learn about the parks. 366 more words


Jack Cade’s rebellion and the “London Stone”

November 3rd – On this day in 1450 Jack Cade, alias Mortimer, and thousands of armed supporters invaded London “to punish evil ministers and procure a redress of grievances”.  402 more words

On This Day

Readathon: Nice to Meetcha!

It’s the beginning of the challenge and my hours of reading bliss await. The fireplace is on, the coffee is made, and my first book is chosen:   179 more words


The Mother of the House of York

Princess Philippa of Clarence was born at Eltham Palace in Kent on the 16th August 1355.  She was named after her grandmother, Philippa of Hainault, queen of Edward III, who was one of her Godparents. 1,328 more words


365. Scenes from the Second Seat on the Right

Monday, August 31st, 10:00am
Milo (and Mortimer)

Milo sits at the window. Mortimer takes the seat beside him.

Mortimer: How’s the afterlife treating you?

Milo: You can see me? 282 more words

Flash Fiction

Why Mortimer?

Even after taking three pregnancy tests, I was convinced that they were broken. I researched “false positive” on Google for anything that would give me a leg to stand on. 240 more words