Jeff Parish Library Workshop – Author Websites

Jeff Parish Library Workshop – Author Websites

Jeff Parish Library Workshop, just before the meeting of the RWA chapter Jeff Parish Library Workshop I had the privilege of speaking at the Jefferson Parish Public Library (East Bank Regional Branch) this morning. This Jeff Parish Library workshop was titled, The...

Pincord Dresses – Summer Fashion

Pincord dresses are classic New Orleans Summer Pincord Dresses Every spring, there comes a warm day when Southern gentlemen and women head to the closet and pull out something seersucker. While Seersucker is considered classic “Old South”, I personally...
Revisiting Practical Armor for Fighting Women

Revisiting Practical Armor for Fighting Women

Revisiting Practical Armor, both Medieval and Futuristic. Revisiting Practical Armor I came across an interesting piece on Teh Tumblrz last week. It’s called Valhallan Nebula. The source is, lightresist.tumblr.com. I’ve been interested in “practical...
Screen Porch Houses harken back to before a/c

Screen Porch Houses harken back to before a/c

If you didn’t have air-condition or a lot of fans, you might have lived in screen porch houses growing up. (cross-posted to NOLA History Guy) Screen porch houses Before central air-conditioning became part of everyday home life, screen porch houses lined the...
Porsche 914 in Hidden Talents

Porsche 914 in Hidden Talents

Fr. Michael O’Donnell drives a Porsche 914 in the Talents Universe. Porsche 914 Porsche introduced the 914 model in 1969. The automaker partnered with Volkswagen on the 914. Porsche wanted an upgrade/update to their model 912. Volkswagen wanted something new to...