Category Archives: Amanuensis Monday

Wisdom Wednesday (Stretching it a bit)

I am going to stretch the Wisdom Wednesday prompt a bit today. Both of my grandmothers, Arleen Louise Beach Terrill and A. Ruth Ogilvie McCartney where teachers. They both imparted wisdom, some of which I will share on a later … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday-My Life Story, by Barbara Jane Kaye Ogilvie

Amanuensis: A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another. The story rendered below, was written and published by my Great Grandmother about 1924. I know of two copies and don’t know … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday-Letter From Home (Oak Park Ill.)

Amanuensis: A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another. Oak Park Ill. Dec 2, 1918 My Dear Kaye Just think, I am too late , to even send you a Christmas … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday-Letter to home from somewhere in France (Toul)

Somewhere in France . Oct. 30 – 1918 Dear Aunt Hattie, I have been intending to write you for some little time but something usually come up to prevent but tonight will start anyway. We are now located at a … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday

Amanuensis: A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another. From The National Standard Encyclopedia Amanuensis Monday was started on the Transylvanian Dutch Blog. This link will take you to the page … Continue reading

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