Fiction Friday: August 13: Betsy-Tacy Fic

Rating: General Audiences Archive Warning: No Archive Warnings Apply Fandom: Betsy-Tacy Series - Maud Hart Lovelace Additional Tags: Originally Posted on FanFiction.NetDrabble After So Many Years ChelleBee Summary: This story takes place years after the last book in the series.Betsy receives a package from someone she never expected to hear from again. The Willards' doorbell … Continue reading Fiction Friday: August 13: Betsy-Tacy Fic

Fiction Friday: July 23: Speculative Fic

Teen And Up Audiences Archive Warning: No Archive Warnings Apply Fandom: Ramona Series - Beverly Cleary Additional Tags: SpeculationDialogue-OnlyRecurring Original Character Language:EnglishStats:Published:2020-06-18Words:451Chapters:1/1Comments:1Kudos:3Hits:44 Ramona Q. ChelleBee Summary: This is one of my old works. It takes some of Beverly Cleary's most beloved characters into adulthood. Notes: My floating original character, Helen Barlowe Rochester, makes her first … Continue reading Fiction Friday: July 23: Speculative Fic

Favorite Books in a Favorite Book?

https://thedailyspur.wordpress.com/2021/07/12/trouble/ One of my favorite children's books, Joan M. Lexau's "The Trouble With Terry", includes the following scene:  Terry settled down with one of her library books. Right away she liked Helen, the girl in the story. Helen was always doing things wrong too. I've often wondered if, and suspected that, the book Terry was reading was … Continue reading Favorite Books in a Favorite Book?

Thursday Is Art Day: May 20

Post from old blog. Connecting a Picture and a Quote I always connect this Garth Williams illustration from Little House in the Big Woods, by Laura Ingalls Wilder with these words from Walden, by Henry David Thoreau:"I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion."If Laura … Continue reading Thursday Is Art Day: May 20