PERHAPS THIS IMPORTED POST WOULD HAVE HELPED ME IN BARCELONA (1990). Of course, after the wedding gown was stolen, a police officer quite officiously warned me about how to carry my purse. Here is a modern reminder for travellers by another author. I was on the metro in Barcelona and had my wallet stolen because […]Read More 5 Easy Tips to Outsmart Pick-pockets
Why did I not place the story in Salamanca?
One Dress, One Day is based on actual events. My wedding gown was stolen in Barcelona.
Naively, I believed accompanying artwork would make my proposal stand out. Perhaps I was influenced by Céline Dion’s story about how, as a teenager, she wrapped her demo cassette with a big red bow then sent it to her future agent and husband, René Angélil.Read More Judging by the Cover
“A Doritos bag has a wildly different shape and esthetic now than it did in 1995.” Hill says. I really do understand him!Read More Time Travel via Brandnames and Pop Culture
“… fake, too fancy, not fresh from the field or from the heart.”Read More The Power of Characters’ Memories
As a formal bridal wear model, I shudder to think of a gown trashed or destroyed. Perhaps an ugly divorce might justify that treatment years later, though.Read More If treasured, preserved; if cursed, stolen?
Inma is determined to confront Rubio in the most glamorous hotel, the Maria Cristina.Read More Arriving by Taxi at the Grand Hotel
The base beat of dance music including old flamenco runs through One Dress, One Day, a playlist or soundtrack.Read More Please don’t let me be misunderstood (again)