Relationship Challenge: A Year in Review

So in LDRBN, we have monthly relationship challenges. They are a lot of fun to do, according to those who had participated in previous challenges.
Note: I shall present the story to you guys in a Q & A format so that it would be easier for y’all to read. We did 1/3 of the prompts provided. Continue reading

The Fat Kat: 2015 in Review

As 2015 comes to a mighty close, I daresay that October-December were my best months EVER! I never knew that I would soar high in the blogosphere. There are so many I would like to thank and enumerating every one of you would make my list long…and, in my opinion, it seems tacky. So I just want to give a huge THANK YOU to all of you who had made The Fat Kat possible.

I would also like to thank my LDRBN family. Warm hugs and kisses from me to all of you guys in the community. Love you!

Anyway, the WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,500 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 25 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.

The Oracle Glass by Judith Merkle Riley

Again, I got this book at my go-to second hand bookstore. I was there yesterday and bought a book written in French but that is neither here nor there. I wasn’t exactly drawn to the cover. I was, in fact, drawn to the title. Aside from loving history, I do have an interest in divination (Harry Potter much?). Like every other book, before I purchased this one I had to read the pitch. Continue reading

In the Company of the Courtesan by Sarah Dunant

The story is told in the first person POV. You take on the role of Bucino, a dwarf/entertainer/manservant of a well known courtesan, Fiammetta. The characters fled to Venice after escaping the sack of Rome in 1527. Continue reading