The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 11.4 — The Fight

Ch. 11.4 -- Janine’s sister stood in the doorway. Princess Zelda Mary was stunningly beautiful. Her long, golden hair curled in perfect ringlets, and rosebuds twined in a circlet around her head. Zelda had smooth skin, blue eyes and full red lips, and her long canary-yellow gown shimmered and rustled when she moved. “Seven years… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 11.4 — The Fight

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B.R. Wokky Ch. 11.1 — Princess Janine, Ten Years Later

Ch. 11.1 -- Princess Janine, Ten Years Later Princess Janine normally avoided mirrors. They only served to remind her that her life had been ruined on her name day. Today she had no choice. She scowled at her image as she yanked a brush through her unruly chestnut hair. Her parents had consulted with doctors,… Continue reading Jay B.R. Wokky Ch. 11.1 — Princess Janine, Ten Years Later

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B.R. Wokky Ch. 10.1 — Another Name Day Goes Wrong

Ch. 10.1 -- News of Prince Ezra’s name day spread to the other kingdoms, and the king and queen of Saltonia were taking no chances. Their new daughter’s name day was moved to June. Invitations were checked and double checked. All the important people in Saltonia plus dignitaries from the neighboring kingdoms received an invitation,… Continue reading Jay B.R. Wokky Ch. 10.1 — Another Name Day Goes Wrong

Personal updates

Cinderella

A few nights ago, we went to see Cinderella. What a beautiful movie! The settings and costumes were stunning, rich with color and detail. The acting was good, and I absolutely loved the music. Though Ever After (1998) remains my favorite retelling, I enjoyed this version, even if the prince (Richard Madden) was a little… Continue reading Cinderella

Book Reviews

The Tale of Despereaux

The Tale of Despereaux, by Kate DiCamillo, is a beautiful story, lovingly told, with illustrations by Timothy Basil Ering.  It is the story of Despereaux Tilling, a mouse who loves music, stories, and a princess.  It is also the story of Roscuro, a rat who lives in the dark of the castle dungeon but yearns… Continue reading The Tale of Despereaux