Author Archives: ~RoseAnderson

About ~RoseAnderson

Rose is multi-published award-winning author and dilettante who loves great conversation and discovering interesting things to weave into stories. She lives with her family and small menagerie amid oak groves and prairie in the rolling glacial hills of the upper Midwest.

Suspension of disbelief


I’m hoping I’ll have reasonable internet reception this week. It’s been lousy for a while. Saturday I had a weak hour then nothing. There were several times where I went to fact check and couldn’t. That’s frustrating. I’m finishing a … Continue reading

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Fun Day Sunday


If you’ve been here before then you know Sundays on my blog are all about wonder and smiles. In honor of mentally kicking back once in a while, Sundays are Fun Days! Each Sunday, visitors will find a fun, interesting, … Continue reading

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Two tin cans and a string


I’ve been trying to use the internet since 5 am. No dice. It’s been offline for hours but seems to have offered a sliver of opportunity just now. As it is, I’ve disconnected twice in writing this small bit. Annoying. … Continue reading

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Paper burns at 451°


I consider myself a free-thinking human. In my half-plus century I have lived enough, experienced enough, to draw my own conclusions from the knowledge at hand. I also know my rights as an American citizen. Unlike so many exponents bandying … Continue reading

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Colors coming on


While out walking the little dog today I couldn’t help but notice the leaves are changing. I love the visual magic that does a now you see it, now you don’t transformation on the trees. Especially when they slip into … Continue reading

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All things being equal


Happy Efnniht! Or should I say Happy Alban Elfed? No? Ok, then happy Autumnal Equinox! Today’s celestially auspicious event comes with roughly 12 hours of day and night. The name, from the Latin æquus and nox, literally means equal night. … Continue reading

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Mighty pen


Today in 1862, Abraham Lincoln made one of the most important presidential proclamations of American history. By executive proclamation, he freed the slaves in the rebelling states. History would know this strike of the pen as the Emancipation Proclamation. Because … Continue reading

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