Rolling Thunder, Memorial Weekend and This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Thoughts on Memorial Day… Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep – Mary Frye (1932) Do not stand at my grave and weep, I am not there, I do not sleep. I am in a thousand winds that blow; I am the softly falling snow. I am the gentle showers of rain; I am the… Continue reading Rolling Thunder, Memorial Weekend and This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

First of Our Best of 2018 Lists. This Week At Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

First of Our Best of 2018 Lists So this Sunday we are starting off with our first of our Best of 2018 lists.  First up is our reviewer Alisa with her Top Stories down to her Top Covers.  Yes, we have always shared our love of book covers here along with our appreciation of the… Continue reading First of Our Best of 2018 Lists. This Week At Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Royal Wedding Weekend. This Week At Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Royal Wedding Weekend. Unless you are living in a cave somewhere (without wifi) or at the highest reaches of the earth (ditto wifi), you know that a royal wedding took place yesterday between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, now the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.  At last count,  it’s estimated that 2 billion people worldwide… Continue reading Royal Wedding Weekend. This Week At Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Is History Repeating Itself? Amazon and eBooks.This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Is History Repeating Itself? Amazon and eBooks It wasn’t that long ago (1980’s and 1990’s) really that the book world was being torn asunder by the rise of the super bookstores like Crown Books, Waldenbooks, B. Daltons, Borders among others who, due to their size and discounting practices, under cut the neighborhood bookstores and put… Continue reading Is History Repeating Itself? Amazon and eBooks.This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Heartbreak, Hearthounds, And A Tale of Two Winstons. This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Heartbreak, Heartterriers, And A Tale of Two Winstons My heart is breaking this Sunday.  On Friday, after what was supposed to be a routine visit to the vet, for annual shots and to check out a cough, I found out that my redoubtable terrier, Winston has an aggressive tumor in the spleen, a cancer that’s… Continue reading Heartbreak, Hearthounds, And A Tale of Two Winstons. This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words