March Newsletter – Imagining Things in Lockdown

Early Blooms of a Hawthorn Recent goings-on Hello! Tomorrow (March 20th) is the start of astronomical Spring here in the Northern Hemisphere. Longer days are on the horizon. For the Misfortune fans "Cape Misfortune II Agata's Story" has been out for a month, and people have been positive. My fellow author Henry Mitchell was kind …

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Words for Mud, Ray Bradbury, Catherine Crowe.

Catherine Crowe Recent goings on. Hello. It’s February 2021.  As I type this the rain is beating on the conservatory roof. Nearly all the paths around where I live are thick mud. Other words for mud, incidentally, include slobber, slabber, slutch, and lutulence, according to the Oxford English Dictionary.  An unpleasant new variant of COVID, first detected …

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