Category Archives: Tradition / Legend

Carolyn’s Celtic Coasts

I have run it since 2016:  the perfect name for the only group that covers all three Celtic countries!  Whatever genre your passion might be;  if your author is born or residing in Celtic country, if your literature takes place among … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Ethereal 2019

I have run ETHEREAL since 2014:  the perfect name for the only group to cover all metaphysical, spiritual, and magical ground!  Real spiritual, healing, psychic disciplines….  paranormal, fantasy fiction….  religious or folk traditions, mythology, legends, or science fiction that is out … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Celtic Coasts 2018!

  It is my pleasure to reprise my newest theme, for its third year:  Celtic Coasts 2018! I love Irish and Scottish places, authors, lore, and have been learning more about Wales.  I am first to give Welsh-related literature somewhere … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s “Birth Year Reading”!

  I have been happy to discover the wonderful J.G. (whose given name I must ask), the rewarding kind of hostess I strive to be, who takes interest in our contributions and makes us glad we put in the energy. … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s CELTIC COASTS 2017

  Happy “RIEDEL Challenges” renewal!  February 1 is here for my four groups!  May we have a fun year with CELTIC COASTS 2017!  This is my post to show how I get along.  I plan, then smooth my list into finished books … Continue reading

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Checking On My Kind Of Mystery

I hope fellow Canadians had a happy Thanksgiving!  Today is what we and perhaps the Americans too, call “gate night”.  Pranksters, at least in the city, used to throw eggs and be mischievous, so this was a day to be … Continue reading

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Martenitsa Reaches Manitoba!

“CHESTITA BABA MARTA!”  HAPPY GRANDMA MARCH! There is a celebration of spring and positivity for our new year, that is special because it is entirely Bulgarian.  It isn’t an event celebrated all over the place like many, perhaps because they … Continue reading

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A RIEDEL Clue ~ One

I hereby launch the first activity for “My Kind Of Mystery” guests: A RIEDEL Clue!  You may join right up until February 28, 2015. RIEDEL challenges are about interacting together, in a fun outlet with prizes shared internationally.  They consist of treats from here at home, options that I hope appeal … Continue reading

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Tales & New Scotland!

Here is a dual post, to save my readers from posting traffic, to enter into a fresh reading circle and to close a thought-provoking one:  “TELLING TALES“.  Therein, participants were asked for material based on fairy tales, old stories, and … Continue reading

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My Grandma & I Have A Story.

Postcards, mail…  I hear excuses against this beautiful mode of communication, more than about folks participating.  “Stamps cost too much”.  “We’ll be home by the time it arrives”, is the attitude on vacation.  When I was young, I got it:  the power … Continue reading

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Canadian Thanksgiving History

Copyright © 2007 Riedel Cards   The lives we lead are measured by time.  Events highlight our calendar.  Whether designated by spirituality, a country, or enthusiasm for a personal birth:  the memories are up to us.  They aren’t “just another … Continue reading

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Future Book & Beverage Challenge

Today’s “Wicked Wildfire Read-A-Thon”, 4:00 PM challenge asks for:  a book we’re excited to read, a favourite summer beverage, and photos with both. I can’t wait to read “BLUE NOSE GHOSTS”, 1957 by Helen Creighton, renound Nova Scotia folklorist!  Interviewing English and … Continue reading

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