Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Tuesday Tales: Calico Connections #5 (hand)

It’s Tuesday Tales time! This week we’re writing to the prompt – hand. Calico Connections continues this week. Nellie Morris struggles to keep her children fed and her family clothed in the difficult post-Depression years. Her husband, Charles, has his own trials keeping the family farm out of foreclosure. And the children, they just want …

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Sneak Peek Sunday: Sunbonnet Sue’s for Doris, Part 3

It’s SNEAK-PEEK SUNDAY! The rules are simple. Six paragraphs and six paragraphs only; of any published work or WIP. No more. No less. Sunbonnet Sue’s for Doris is a picture book WIP about a set of 1934 quilt squares from Athelstan, Iowa. This is only the second go round of revisions, so it may change …

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Tuesday Tales: Calico Connections #4

It’s Tuesday Tales time! This week we’re writing to the prompt – shoe. Calico Connections continues this week. Nellie Morris struggles to keep her children fed and her family clothed in the rough post-Depression years. Husband Charles has his own trials keeping the family farm out of foreclosure. And the children, they just want to …

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Sunbonnet Sue’s for Doris: Part 2

It’s SNEAK-PEEK SUNDAY! The rules are simple. Six paragraphs and six paragraphs only; of any published work or WIP. No more. No less. Sunbonnet Sue’s for Doris is a picture book WIP about a set of 1934 quilt squares from Athelstan, Iowa. This is only the second go round of revisions, so it may change …

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Tuesday Tales: Calico Connections #3

It’s Tuesday Tales time! This week we’re writing to the prompt – train. The story Calico Connections continues this week. Last week we met Nellie Morris, a mother trying to keep her family fed and clothed as her husband Charles struggles to keep the family farm in Iowa, not an easy task in 1934. Little …

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Sneak Peek Sunday: Sunbonnet Sue’s for Doris – Part 1

It’s SNEAK-PEEK SUNDAY! The rules are simple. Six paragraphs and six paragraphs only; of any published work or WIP. No more. No less. This is the first Sneak-Peek Sunday I’m participating in. Sunbonnet Sue’s for Doris is a picture book WIP about these 1934 quilt squares from Athelstan. This is only the second go round …

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