Author Archives: Margot

Wondrous Words #418

Every week word-lovers post new words they’ve discovered while reading. It’s called Wondrous Words Wednesday and was created by Kathy at Bermuda Onion’s Weblog. I found this word while reading the blurb for Poppy Mayberry by Jennie K. Brown. telekinesis: “In the town of … Continue reading

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First Paragraph: A Man of Some Repute (A Very English Mystery)

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea shares the first paragraph of a book currently being read. Feel free to join the fun. ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~~  ~ I discovered this British mystery series by … Continue reading

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My Week In Review

Hi everyone. Thanks for stopping by. I’m enjoying the sense of excitement that comes around this time of the year — the anticipation of the fun ahead. Right now we are looking forward to this week’s gathering of about twenty-five … Continue reading

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Wondrous Words #417

Every week word-lovers post new words they’ve discovered while reading. It’s called Wondrous Words Wednesday and was created by Kathy at Bermuda Onion’s Weblog. 1.  I found this word in a NY Times headline: whupping:  “Trump’s Whupping” This must be a regional word because … Continue reading

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First Paragraph: The Lilac Bouquet

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea shares the first paragraph of a book currently being read. Feel free to join the fun. ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~~  ~ I’m almost done reading this very sweet … Continue reading

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My Week In Review

Hi Everyone. We’ve had a nice quiet week here in Windsor, Califonia. Thanks for stopping by. Breaking Silence by Linda Castillo was an Audible Daily Deal. I listened and loved it. I’m now off on another new mystery series: Murder … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour For Syl Tang

Disrobed: How Clothing Predicts Economic Cycles, Saves Lives, and Determines the Future I know that as you read the title above, you  are probably surprised by the statement. I know I was. I was also intrigued and, once I started reading … Continue reading

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Wondrous Words #416

Every week word-lovers post new words they’ve discovered while reading. It’s called Wondrous Words Wednesday and was created by Kathy at Bermuda Onion’s Weblog. I found this word in Politico while reading about the various elections around the country. vicennial: Like in past years, … Continue reading

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First Paragraph: Disrobed by Syl Tang

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea shares the first paragraph of a book currently being read. Feel free to join the fun. ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~~  ~ Today I’m highlighting a book I will … Continue reading

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