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Online Auction Find

I recently discovered, thanks to a friend of mine, the on-line auction site EBTH. It stands for Everything But The House. EBTH.com “sells furniture, jewelry, art, coins, cars, collectibles and more, in 20 cities and counting.” 118 more words

Antique

A Princess Tale and A Fairy One

You Can’t Scare a Princess
Gillian Rogerson and Sarah McIntyre
Scholastic
Don’t be beguiled by the candyfloss pink shiny cover on this one: young Princess Spaghetti, despite her mass of blond curls and her fussy, frilly pink attire, is far from the shy retiring damsel in distress, kind of princess. 436 more words

Picture Books

X - X Marks the Spot

What is it about the idea of treasure hunting that interests us? Countless books have been written about pirates searching for an elusive treasure. Thanks to their maps, the phrase“X marks the spot” has become synonymous with an advantageous find. 328 more words

Writing

Chakana:Encounter in the Sacred Valley by W.E. Lawrence

Chakana is sure to ignite a thrill seeking, page turning adventure for any history buff or Indiana Jones enthusiast.  A story that is very similar to the treasure seeking Indiana Jones in which the enemies are those of the Nazi regime and ruthless art smugglers. 392 more words

Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

The need to feed my soul won out over the need for anything else today. Hence, this blog post. It’s already been over  month since I posted and so much has happened, I doubt I’ll be able to cover it all. 2,266 more words

Currently In My World

Treasure Hunting

Some Sundays I become an urban treasure hunter. Today I am off to an antique auction. Stay tuned for an update on any treasure I find…. 23 more words

Treasure Hunt

Periodically, a writers’ group I belong to has a writers’ retreat. This weekend we stayed at The Anderson Center in Red Wing, Minnesota.

It’s an inspiring place—a stately old home set on acres of land with a sculpture garden on the grounds. 255 more words

Writing