House of Many Shadows by Barbara Michaels

Michaels, Barbara. (1974). House of Many Shadows. Berkley Books; New York.  As a young teenager, my frequent immersions into the world of fiction meant that I enjoyed the rather tawdry and sensational novels in the genre of Gothic romances. House of Many Shadows fits into this category quite nicely, and innocent, doe-eyed readers will find…

Birthday Thoughts

Today is my 24th birthday. I’m working – in secret – on a list of things that I want to accomplish in my 24th year. Or thereafter. It doesn’t really matter, since I’ll probably just keep a reflective diary of my progress. I’m thinking almost daily about what’s important to me. Rest assured that if…