Author Archives: Barbara Rath

About Barbara Rath

Enjoy reading, writing, hiking, hangin' with family, friends and my dogs, watching soccer (Go Breakers), baseball, football. Favorite foods are coffee, chocolate, and artichokes. Always thinking of new stuff to do and then not doing it.

Fridays #FromTheDen

In an effort to keep the world in tune with the State of New Hampshire’s issues, here’s this week’s photo. Throughout the state, my contacts report that teachers, students, business people, all walks of life are getting caught in the … Continue reading

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From the Drug-Infested #NHDen

New Hampshire has a real problem. We call it the opioid crisis or the heroin epidemic. I’ve even seen the word “apocalypse” used. Our communities, health care workers, police, first responders, and families are working together to find solutions.  I … Continue reading

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Manuscript Review

Last Thursday, I sent the third draft of my story to an editor for a manuscript review. Note the choice of the word “story”.  Not novel. Not its working title. Just a story. Now, self doubt and insecurities roost upon … Continue reading

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LAFL: Cut from Waterford

This is a flashback, cut from Love at First Lilt. Carly is remembering her mother, who died when she was a teenager. When Carly was twelve, there came the night of the first spring full moon. It was a crisp … Continue reading

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Memory and Service

In memory of those we love, and those we didn’t know, whose sacrifices ensured our freedoms. For their families and friends for whom, hands on hearts, every day is Memorial Day.   Copyright                                   Disclaimer

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