Monthly Archive: November 2015


Happy Thanksgiving

Wishbone © Ellen Wade Beals, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving.  Thanks for reading and making my wishes come true. Hope today you get the bigger piece of the wishbone.   With GRATITUDE, peace, love, and solace


Glimpse of solace: Snowscapes out my window

Out my bedroom window 11-21-15 © Ellen Wade Beals

This weekend we had our first snowfall and it sure did paint a pretty picture. I took these photos out my window (you may notice the screens); it’s the West Fork of the North Branch of the Chicago River.  Though there’s a fence, the property, without any other houses in view,  looks like it is …

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Contributor updates and new submission leads

Do you see a face ? © Ellen Wade Beals, 2015

Peace and love to you all. I usually wish this to you at the end of  every post but today I want to extend it to you first thing. I have nothing smart or new or world-changing to say about current events so I’ll just repeat myself: Peace and love to all. I heard from …

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Writing & submission info

Treed © Ellen Wade Beals, 2014

Hey there — howdy do. I know it’s been more than a week since I last checked in.  Happy November! November is a month when we are not supposed to shave but we are supposed to write a ton. I am sure you have heard of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Here’s a pithy article …

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