Author Archives: Sue Barr

What is a Week End?

What is a Week End?

Welcome back! I am flabbergasted over the fact we are past the halfway mark of this year. My husband and I were having coffee the other morning on our front porch and commented how time truly does whiz past when you reach a certain age. I had to chuckle. I remember, as a young girl… more goodness …

A Life Worth Living

A Life Worth Living

I was all set to write a post about entails as my new character in my latest release, An Unwitting Compromise, marries Elizabeth Bennet knowing she is pregnant and assures her that his property and assets will go to her son because his estate is held in fee simple. That was a delightful rabbit hole… more goodness …

You, Sir! need a bath.

You, Sir! need a bath.

During this time of Covid, I’ve been diligent in preparing my shopping lists, thinking at least two or three months in advance. Having said that, I messed up. The granddaughter, visiting before Christmas, needed deodorant. Because I have a prepper mentality, I always have extra on hand.  However, after giving her my spare stick, I… more goodness …

Calling Card Etiquette

Calling Card Etiquette

To the unrefined or underbred, the visiting card is but a trifling and insignificant bit of paper; but to the cultured disciple of social law, it conveys a subtle and unmistakable intelligence. Its texture, style of engraving, and even the hour of leaving it combine to place the stranger, whose name it bears, in a… more goodness …