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#Myrtle Mondays: The Fight to Vote

Americans have a big election coming up in a few weeks, with early voting and voting by mail happening right now, and 2020 marks the centennial of national women’s suffrage in the United States. But many of us aren’t aware of just how rocky and uneven the road to universal suffrage has been—full of switchbacks,… Read more »

#MyrtleMondays: Sherlock Holmes, Myrtle, & Me: The Strand Magazine

If you’re a fan of Sherlock Holmes, you no doubt know the name The Strand. This British and American magazine is famous for publishing many of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mysteries, beginning with “The Scandal in Bohemia” in 1891 and continuing well into the twentieth century (not counting the Great Hiatus). Doyle’s association with The… Read more »

#Myrtle Mondays: Launch Day!!

Huzzah!! The Myrtle Hardcastle Mysteries finally arrive tomorrow! (Maybe I ought to have gone with Myrtle Tuesdays?) Are you ready to celebrate?   In preparation, I have been… Signing Bookplates   Sending out invitations Remember, the Premeditated Myrtle/How to Get Away with Myrtle virtual launch is being held tomorrow night, Tuesday, October 6, at 6:00… Read more »