Catherine, it’s cold and it’s late…

Vintage gothic romance covers- tonight a beautiful woman turns toward a lighted window as she lingers by the gates of a country chateau.   Her hair and make-up are just so.  What’s not to love?  What’s in store for Catherine? How long must you tarry? The path by midnight beckons  and the milky way splashes  across…

Wait! Don’t go…

Vintage gothic romance covers- a beautiful young woman- a mansion… a single light in the highest window.  A fabulous outfit – a look of trepidation.  It’s fun to imagine her story might be just from the cover… Don’t be nervous Maggie, dear. You’re perfect. The dress, the pink bow your nails- a brilliant shade of vermillion. He doesn’t like…

In a sepulcher by the sea…

Vintage gothic romance covers- a beautiful young woman- always running away from the house, castle, asylum… a light in the window.  Hair blowing, great outfit (maybe a nurse’s uniform complete with cap and cape)… what’s not to love?  What’s her story? WATERFRONT PROPERTY Day and night, Annabelle, waves throw themselves  upon the sharp rocks below your window….

You’ll catch your death…

Vintage gothic romance covers- a beautiful young woman- always running away from the house, castle, asylum… a light in the window.  Hair blowing, great outfit (maybe a nurse’s uniform complete with cap and cape)… what’s not to love?  It’s fun to think what her story might be just from the picture… YOU’LL CATCH YOUR DEATH…  You…

Take care, dear Alice

Tread warily, mon amie. Step with great care. The chemin de ronde is slick with night air. A well-turned ankle can turn just so. Oh!  No!