The Chicken Farm

by Jane Finch A few years ago I decided I would like to keep chickens. However, instead of buying pedigree chickens, I rescued some from a battery farm. I had seen pictures of them kept in small cages, never seeing the light of day, never feeling the sun on their backs, and never feeling theContinue reading “The Chicken Farm”

Musings on a dark and stormy night

Originally posted on Welcome to Books and Blondes:
It’s funny because it’s true. Watching Hurricane Dorian plod slowly along up the Florida coast, I’m reminded of some of the difficult times which writers often face. ?It’s easy to get caught up in the hype of portrayals of “the life the writer,” and the pseudo-glamorous world…

Island Tales

When I came to live on this island, we had a dog. It was fun exploring, but sadly she was old and our adventures were limited. When she died, we were never getting another one. Eight months later, we thad Tilly, another Yorkshire terrier. This time a puppy, as Jodie was a rescue dog, comingContinue reading “Island Tales”