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Today I Did Not Cry : Day Two

Tuesday May 19, 2015 :

I appear to be on a streak and I feel like I am letting all my loyal fans down. Here is just one example of the telegrams I expect the Pony Express to deliver to me later today : 95 more words

Crying

CONTEST: THE UNSUNG EXPLOITS OF NELLIE BLY

We had so much fun with our Pony Express Flash Fiction contest that we’re holding another, which topic just happened to conveniently present itself.

Today is the 151st birthday of Nellie Bly. 161 more words

The Weird Wild West

PONY EXPRESS CONTEST WINNERS

Well, ya’ll certainly rose to the challenge. We really enjoyed reading your Pony Express Flash fiction. In the end there were two we just couldn’t chose between so both are being printed here. 3,236 more words

The Weird Wild West

Tell Again Tuesday 155th Anniversary of the Pony Express Doodle

Tell Again Tuesday

A blog series where we shamelessly share posts from others that we have enjoyed.

April 14, 2015 was the 155th Anniversary of the Pony Express. 54 more words

Blog

Reckless Rabbit-Trailing

One of the pleasures of writing fantasy fiction is world building. In fantasy, anything goes. You want your characters to have interesting-coloured eyes? Make ’em purple. 654 more words

Writing

Buffalo Bill and the Art (and Crafting) of Historical Memory

While researching the 150th anniversary of the Pony Express a few years ago, I often saw references to Joy S. Kasson’s, Buffalo Bill’s Wild West: Celebrity, Memory and Popular History… 698 more words

Books

The New That Happened To Unfold-From The Old (123)

Mail delivery by horse-

To snail mail and the internet of course.

-2015-

Poetry