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A New Fairytale

MAB Media is gearing up for the holiday season. So before we launch into full-blown event mode we wanted to explain the background of A BOOK OF MERMAIDS and how it came to be our first book. And of course it starts with once upon a time… Once upon a time, a very long time ago, […]

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Lanterne des morts

Yesterday I visited the “lanterne de morts” in the village of St. Pierre.  I have always loved this monument. It was constructed in the 12th century in order to honor the souls of the dead. In previous centuries, every time a soul left this earth, the lantern was lit at the top of the monument. […]

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Frames of Reference

While I was out on my run today I listened to the podcast Invisibilia. The latest episode was all about Frames of Reference and how they effect our happiness and our view of the world. For example – I saw a beautiful wishing well. The truth is that many people on the island don’t think of […]

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Islands, wells, and wishing…

I’m back on the island – Ile d’Oleron to be exact. Located on the west coast of France, Oleron is spoiled by long sunny summer days and beautiful beaches. Today I’m playing catch-up. Catch-up on sleep, catch-up on reading, catch-up on writing and catch-up on doing absolutely nothing. WISHING you a wonderful summer and hoping you are […]

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