Monthly Archives: January 2016

Bamberg, Franconian Rome on the Main River: Paris to Prague Part 10

Friday , November 27, Bamberg, Germany Today we didn’t leave the boat till 2 pm which was a lovely break. We had a lecture on the Rhine and the Main in the lounge. I had trouble keeping my eyes open … Continue reading

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An American Thanksgiving on the Main: Paris to Prague Part 9

Thanksgiving eve, November 25, Heidelberg Since we visited Heidelberg in 2012, we decided to spend Thanksgiving Eve on the ship for another writing day. Since dinner conversation the previous day included brine flies over Utah’s Salt Lake, I worked on a brine … Continue reading


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Writing Down Rivers & a Christmas Market in Rudensheim: Paris to Prague Part 8

Tuesday, November 24, Marksburg castle to Rudensheim It was a writing day. Since Debra and I did Marksburg castle in 2012, Ken went to Marksburg without us. We did good writing and took a slew of pictures as we passed … Continue reading

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A Castle Above Chilly Cochom: Paris to Prague Part 7

Saturday, November 23. Bernkastel to Cochom By the way of many lochs, we arrive in Cochem at 7:45 They served French crullers at breakfast. We were excited to see where fellow traveller Debra spent three of her teen years. We finish breakfast as we … Continue reading

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January First Friday Breakfast: Eating Bugs in 2016

No breakfast interview this month, but return here for the first Friday in February where I will be having a virtual meal with Laura Drake! Now that’s a wonderful coup for a Valentine’s month–especially if you love wonderfully quirky stories, Texas, … Continue reading

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