Ch. 44.6 -- “Count me in,” said a new voice. In came a small gnome wearing a cloak and a sword. “Butterfingers!” Ezra rushed over and gave his friend a hug. “What happened to you?” “Long story, but I’ve brought some friends.” They grinned at each other. To Janine’s surprise, a horde of armed gnomes… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.6 — The Council of War
Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.5 — Time to Wake Up
CH. 44.5 -- In spite of the serious circumstances, Ezra couldn't help whistling as he helped Janine with the recipe. He was awake, and he'd never felt better. He especially liked the way Janine blushed when she glanced at him. When measured, the salty liquid in the vial equaled the four tablespoons they needed to… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.5 — Time to Wake Up
Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.2 — Felix is Given a Challenge
Ch. 44.2 – The friends filled their bowls with hot vegetable stew and sat down at the kitchen table. A fire crackled in the fireplace, warming the room. As the others chatted, Janine ate silently. She was overwhelmed by everything that had happened. At last she looked up from her meal. “I should have died… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.2 — Felix is Given a Challenge
Jay B. R. Wokky Ch 17.1 to 17.3 — Another Visit from Eli
Ch 17.1 Life in Prison -- Ezra got up, ran a hundred laps around his room, did thirty pushups and then fifty situps. Afterwards, he stared out the window at the sundial hill, which had now crumbled. Ezra was sure he was going to die of boredom. After all, there was only so much time… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch 17.1 to 17.3 — Another Visit from Eli
Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 13.4 and 13.5 — Down A Secret Passageway and Butterfingers
Chapter 13.4 Down A Secret Passageway -- Ezra ducked into an alcove, crawled behind the suit of armor, pushed the lever down, and then slipped through the opening in the back into the secret passageway. “Ezra!” Franklin bellowed as he raced past. Ezra chuckled. No matter how many times he did this, Franklin always fell… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 13.4 and 13.5 — Down A Secret Passageway and Butterfingers
Kisses in the Rain
Book Review: Kisses in the Rain, by Krista Lynne Jensen: After a car accident claims her fiancé and her most recent memories, Georgie Tate moves in with her aunts, who live on a small island outside Seattle. She begins to reshape her life as she struggles with the knowledge that something bad happened, and she… Continue reading Kisses in the Rain
Book review: Saint Anything, by Sarah Dessen. Sydney has always been the quiet one in the family, while her older brother, Peyton, gets all the attention from their parents. His behavior becomes increasingly wild, and when a drunk driving spree results in an accident that leaves a boy in a wheel chair, Peyton ends up… Continue reading Saint Anything
Today I attended the bridal shower for my friend’s daughter. Marilyn and I have been the best of friends for almost 30 years. Our babies played together, and our families spent many happy hours visiting each other. No matter how much time goes by or how many miles separate us, when Marilyn and I get… Continue reading Friends
Book Review: Eleanor (Book 1 of The Unseen) -- by Johnny Worthen Wow! I picked up this book and couldn’t put it down. It was amazing. Eleanor definitely gets five stars! For ten years Eleanor has hidden what she is by blending into the crowd, never doing anything outstandingly better or noticeably worse. But now… Continue reading Eleanor
Happy Canada Day!
To all you Canadians out there, Happy Canada Day. I hope you have a great time with your family and friends, barbequing, swimming, playing games, and all your other activities. I am thankful for my Canadian heritage, for my ancestors who came to Canada seeking a fresh start, freedom, and adventure. Some were farmers and… Continue reading Happy Canada Day!