Are certain science fiction sub genres going to hit a little too close to home to even be enjoyable right now because they are going to be less of an escape and more of a further dose of reality that the unthinkable is our reality in America right now?

Every year when Fall is approaching I get really excited and start thinking about what Horror book I am going to read for Fall to give me enough time to read and finish before or on Halloween…depending on time and my reading mood.  My first thought this year in preparation was to go to my [...]

My Thoughts on Censorship in America Today and a Look Back on My Thoughts on Censorship in America From 2012

Before this website I started a blog : Made the Flowers Myself.  In 2012 I wrote a post about my thoughts on having just read Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury in juxtaposition with my husband, Jason, having just bought our first e-reader.  I am going to repost what I wrote in 2012 down below, at [...]

What I Teach My Children – A Mother’s Thoughts During the Riots Against America 2020

I am a mother of two children living in Oklahoma.  My children do not see people based on the color of their skin.  My children judge someone by the grin or scowl on their face when they meet them.  My children judge people by the inflection and pitch of their voices when we talk with [...]

Sewing Face Masks For Your Local Hospital and Various Medical and Public Personnel – Free Information

  Today I am sharing a picture of women who volunteered to gather and sew masks for the Red Cross 1917 to 1918 timeframe. Amazingly, we are in a position in the United States where we, who can sew, need to rally and sew masks for our Healthcare workers again.   I have been in [...]