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February 5, 2019

Planes dropping from the sky, huge ocean liners disappearing without a trace, is it alien abductions or holes opening in the sea? The Bermuda Triangle, or Devil's Triangle as it's sometimes called, is an area of the North Atlantic in between Florida, Puerto Rico and Be...

November 27, 2018

You have a fever, chills and your throat feels like you swallowed glass shards. We are blessed to live in a world where effective antibiotics are easy to get a hold of. But what will happen in the future? Antibiotic resistant bacteria are on the rise. The drugs that us...

November 13, 2018

Do mermaids really exist? Or did many different cultures develop similar stories of these half-human creatures of the sea? One of the legends of mermaids comes from Japan. The word Ningyo means "human fish" and is often translated as mermaid. In ancient history this cr...

November 5, 2018


The beautiful Florida Keys is the setting for the book Athlanmara: Seaborn Series Book 1. After all if you were a mermaid or merman isn't this where you'd want to be? The Florida Keys were "discovered" in 1513 by Ponce de Leon. The word "Key" comes from the Spanish wo...

October 21, 2018

Everyone loves a great mermaid movie! Here are three of my top picks for best mermaid movies, with a few honorable mentions. I'm a child of the 80's so of course my number one pick is the iconic movie Splash with Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah. This movie is a sweet love s...

October 9, 2018

 Most mermaid costumes are a variation of the tail skirt and bikini top. You can decorate the top with shells or beads and don't forget to add some sort of beaded headdress or crown. This costume can be a little more complicated if you sew your own skirt or you can mak...

September 30, 2018

The Athlanmarans can survive at great depths in the sea by magic but Sperm whales are the real life deep divers. Sperm whales are one of the largest of the whales. They have been known to dive as deep as a mile under the surface and stay down for 2 hours at a time. The...