The Book Club Experience

As a kindness to my mother, Barbara, who had been a long-time and well-loved member of the Junior League of Monterey, California, her Junior League Book Club elected to read “The Fool Card” for its June book. They invited me to join them for a luncheon at a gorgeous chateau-like home on the ocean in… Continue Reading

The Tarot Mysteries: Gearing Up for the Next Installment

“I felt very still and empty, the way the eye of a tornado must feel, moving dully along in the middle of the surrounding hullabaloo.” ―Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar “Our real discoveries come from chaos, from going to the place that looks wrong and stupid and foolish.” ―Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters “Whoever survives a test,… Continue Reading

The Fool Card Quick Introduction

The Fool Card Quick Introduction

Here’s a sample from the first chapter of the first Tarot Mystery in the series. I lead a very quiet life, by intention. It is not yet a dotty old lady life, but I find eventfulness unpleasant. I was content. It was late at night, dark and foggy outside, and I had crushed lemon verbena… Continue Reading

The Tarot Mysteries Blog – 2/10/17

Welcome to The Tarot Mysteries! I’ll be keeping these weekly blogs brief, and in this one I want to introduce you to the mystery series itself. My goal is to do for the Tarot what Sue Grafton has done for the alphabet. In fact, it was her series that inspired mine. Because the Major Arcana of… Continue Reading

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