Language fascinates me. Since I was a child, I’ve always been interested in learning the origins of the English language and how it’s connected to languages all around the globe. It tickles me to learn where a word or phrase (or product) originated. The origin of anything, for that matter. How rituals and rites began,… Read More Love of Language
Good Afternoon on this sunny Monday. Nothing like the weather in Texas. It can drop twenty degrees in thirty minutes or the opposite. Not a ray of sunshine to be found for a week and today I have the windows open. I posted earlier on Facebook I couldn’t decide WHAT to blog about because I… Read More Free Admission to Vonnie Land
So the other day I was riding my bike across the train trestle by the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. The trestle spans the San Lorenzo River and offers great views of the amusement park, the bay, and the mouth of the river. It’s a great place to see birds. Mergansers, buffleheads, gulls, cormorants. Due to… Read More Kicked off Jury Duty… Again!
Happy Monday! So, what goes on in Vonnie-Land when I’ve finished a paranormal book I’ve been working really hard on? Well, kick on back and I’ll tell you. As some of you might know, I’m an Empath – and if you DIDN’T know that – here is a link to the blog where I… Read More Ghosts Ghosts Everywhere a Ghost
Happy Monday Afternoon… Perhaps you noticed I didn’t say “morning.” It’s been a while since I’ve posted a blog. So, way after the fact, I’m hoping everyone had a happy holiday season – no matter which (or if) you have a Deity to celebrate the time with. We celebrate family time, gratitude for the love… Read More The Year That Slipped Away…
Halloween Eve? The date completely took me by surprise and that shows you how reclusive I have been the last couple of months. Apart from and in addition to being unplugged – I haven’t even been in the stores to see which holiday was approaching by whatever hype happens to be on display. The last… Read More Been There Done That
As part of my Throwback Thursday Fangirl Retro TV series, I’m going to also talk about movies, actors, and weird and wacky stuff. This week I’m going to do something a little different. My brain is like the scary/artsy part of town: It can be fun to visit, but you don’t want to stay too… Read More Six Degrees to Truman Capote