Archive for January, 2019

Storystorm 2019 Day 29: Diana Murray Doesn’t Wait Around for Ideas

Posted on January 29th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

Diana Murray shares her tips and tricks on how to recycle ideas for picture books.

Think BIG! Define Your Goals and Your Way to Success.

Posted on January 27th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

Yesterday while I was preparing a Black Forest cake for our hosts I put on chill out music because I find it’s relaxing. I hate loud noise, crowds, and traffic. Leave me in the middle of the woods with my creepy critters and animals, and I’ll be fine. I tried to block out my thoughts […]

Ancestor of Modern Rats – Evolution and Diversification.

Posted on January 13th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

The ancestor of modern rats (Rugosodon eurasiaticus) was an agile animal and could climb trees and dig tunnels. The fossil was unearthed in China. It had flexible ankles for tree-climbing and sharp teeth which allowed him to chew both animals and plants. Researchers from China and the United States said that these skills led to […]

Matchmaker

Posted on January 6th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

I don’t know if this happens to you, but I sometimes receive friendship requests from widowers or men seeking a companion. I usually check out their Facebook page before accepting the friendship. It was heartbreaking when I came upon a widower with two daughters in their teens to take care of. I wouldn’t want to […]