The Swamp Fairy

The LUCKY 777 Writing Challenge

Silver wins big with the 777 Writing Challenge! I have been tagged by Michelle Rene, of Book Cover Design and Illustration by Michelle Rene to participate in the 777 Writing Challenge. If you are looking for a book cover design or an illustrator for your book, you will want to check out her blog! The rules of the 777 Writing Challenge are as follows: ‘The 777 challenge requires you go to Page 7 of your work-in-progress, scroll down to Line 7 and share the []

The Swamp Fairy – Emergence from the Chrysalis 2/14/15

Continued from The Swamp Fairy – Deciphering the Code (Image credit: Heart Stone) …The heart stone was right where Miss Hilda had said it would be, encircled by the pink blooming fetterbush. I could hear words whispered to me, in a voice I knew to belong to the Swamp Fairy. She said, “Pause and look due north – as the heart stone reads your soul, change is uncertain.” A peaceful calm came over me. I felt like the Swamp Fairy was there []

The Swamp Fairy – Deciphering the Code

I sat at the kitchen table this morning drinking coffee and still puzzling over the crazy fairy code that the Swamp Fairy sent to Miss Hilda and me last month. You can read about that here. I tried everything I could think of to figure out that code. I just had no luck. I was stuck! A few days ago, I decided to look up a friend from my old Air Force days to see if he could help me. Chuck worked []

The Swamp Fairy– “New Moon Madness”

The weather had turned exceedingly cold since the beginning of the new year.  Cold, cold mornings made it difficult for me to walk the two miles to visit with Miss Hilda.  Today, dawned clear and much warmer than it had been in a long time.  I waited until the sun had yawned and stretched its way into the sky before starting out from Blackberry Ridge.  It was January 20th and the New moon would be heralded in with a visit from the []