Hodgepodge

#MyrtleMondays: Make your own Victorian Stereoscope

  Today’s post is a Making Monday, all about a classic Victorian stay-at-home amusement. My Myrtle Hardcastle Mysteries series is about a 12-year-old English girl in 1893, and along the way, I’ll be sharing things that would be familiar to kids of her era. Throughout the 19th century, people everywhere were enchanted by three-dimensional imagery… Read more »

A Ghostly Dozen: My Favorite Spooky Movies

A version of this list was originally posted on (and is reposted with permission from) borg. Hallowe’en is right around the corner, and you might be starting to think about wintery festivities, but if you’re anything like me, you are¬†always in the mood for a ghost story! Several years ago the editor of borg asked… Read more »