Monthly Archives: February 2015

Shoes on The Danube Promenade

Originally posted on Maiden on the Midway:
On the banks of the Danube River in Budapest, about 300 meters from the Hungarian Parliament building, lie sixty pairs of rusted old-fashioned shoes cast out of iron and attached to the stone…

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Deal Me In 2015: Week 8: “Told By the Schoolmaster”

Week 8 and I draw the nine of clubs and read “Told by the Schoolmaster”. This is part of the World War One Short Stories collection and is written by John Galsworthy. Deal Me In is sponsored by Jay at … Continue reading

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Deal Me In 2015: Week 7: “An Affair of Outposts”

Last week, I drew the Queen of Diamonds which gives me Ambrose Bierce’s “An Affair of Outposts” in his short story collection Civil War Stories. Deal Me In is sponsored by Jay at Bibliophilopolis. You can find the general guidelines … Continue reading

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Deal Me In 2015: Week 6 “England”

Week 6 and I draw my first club card! This leads me to the book World War One Short Stories and the story “England” by Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett (Lord Dunsany) (whose name may be longer than the story … Continue reading

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Deal Me In 2015: Week 5 “The Encirclement” by Tamas Dobozy

Finally, I drew a spade (still waiting on clubs!) and this leads me to my first story in Tamas Dobozy’s Siege 13 book, “The Encirclement”. Deal Me In is sponsored by Jay at Bibliophilopolis. You can find the general guidelines … Continue reading

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Deal Me In Update

I was in Orlando this weekend so I will be doing two posts this coming weekend for Deal Me In…stay tuned!

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