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Alethea's Latest Blogs

Jun.28.2009 - 11:19 am
Leaving Mexican Twirlers (for lack of a better term) on a summer day in Valparaiso celebrating Mexican culture and the amistad entre Chile y Mexico. Three weeks left to...
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Apr.12.2009 - 3:52 pm
san pedro de atacama 158.jpg
I'm writing as the sun is beginning to get low.  A slow afternoon of not much going on. For lunch, we had salmon bought right from the fishmonger. One of them once told Bill he...
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Apr.04.2009 - 7:11 pm
Rose and Moon  photo credit Sandra Edwards
Last night we decided to take the coastal route on the bus ride home from Vina del Mar.  We got off far enough from the steps that lead up to our house for a chance to walk along...
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Mar.24.2009 - 2:50 pm
Sandra and Alberto, my neighbors, had their stolen car returned to them by the Carabineros, the official state police of Chile.  Unfortunately, the stereo, the ignition, several...
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Comments from Alethea

Feb.01.2009 - 7:29 am
In response to: Puerto Varas and Puerto Montt
I appreciate your commenting on the blog.  Yes, better safe than sorry when it comes to those showers, I think.  Off to...
Feb.01.2009 - 7:27 am
In response to: Puerto Varas and Puerto Montt
Thank you so much for your comment!!!!  We're heading north tomorrow to see what we can before school starts for me...
Jan.30.2009 - 10:57 am
In response to: How I Blew $200 In Advertising
This week I was made the "rising star" on Redroom and, on the same day, my novel Hungry started to sell for 1...
Jan.30.2009 - 10:52 am
In response to: Why Do Fundamentalist Christians Hate God So Much?
The God you describe was the one I was raised with, one in which was not only a dictator, but a sadistic torturer. For...
Jan.30.2009 - 6:42 am
In response to: 'Have Drank' or 'Have Drunk'? The Answer Is Closer Than Many Realize
I loved reading this. I'm college educated and published. My father went to the sixth grade. My mom made it through...