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.

Dachshund sandwiches?


<<< I grew up with this icon not far from my house. I remember those anthropomorphic dawgs used to rattle my sensibilities when I was a child because they looked the same on both sides. No backs, two faces. Twice as … 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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166 years ago this week in Seneca Falls, New York


166 years ago this week, Elizabeth Cady Stanton helped organize the first Women’s Rights Convention in Seneca Falls, New York. As a woman of this time, I can look back with pride on this early attempt to gain equality in … Continue reading

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The black sheep


I started my day today as I always do — waiting on brewing coffee and checking my email. Authors have so much email. An average morning has around 75+. I won’t even go in to what it looks like if … Continue reading

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Flying high


If you have yet to read about the cloud of mayflies in Wisconsin this week, the swarm was large and dense enough to be seen on radar! I can’t even begin to guess the number that all hatched at once. … Continue reading

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An open book


I’ve been trimming my magnum opus, that enormous as-yet-unnamed multi-book work I’ve been writing for nearly a decade now. I set it aside unfinished roughly four years ago to delve into the romance genre. If you’re here for the first … Continue reading

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Pay the piper


I love fairy tales. Even the name evokes a sense of fancy. What are they exactly? Merriam-Webster says this: Fairy Tale: a story involving fantastic forces Well, that opens the field right up! If you come to my blog regularly, … Continue reading

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The profession of hope


      One Saturday several years back, my husband and I went for an early breakfast in town. Coming home down our back-country road, he saw something in his side view mirror. Suddenly pulling over, he said, “You’re going … 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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A wolf in sheep’s clothing


What does an immortal Native American shaman do when the grave he’s sworn to watch over for all eternity disappears under urban development? This was the thought that popped into my head after stumbling across a campy book at an … Continue reading

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