Last Updated on May 22, 2022
Dayle Dawes and Julie Helms are now regular contributors to the RESIDENT WRITERS section of this website. Their pieces also appear in the NEWS section. We also welcome contributions from other resident writers.
Avoid UV Rays Beautifully with a Gorgeous Summer Hat
Summer hats at the Ladies Boutique!
Boutique Has Your Summer Cover-Up
Whether glamorous or practical, if your current hot weather wardrobe lacks a beach or poolside cover-up, get yourself over to Charlestown’s Ladies’ Boutique on the double! Article written by Dayle Dawes, Boutique publicist
Summer Pants Aplenty at the Boutique
Resident writer Dayle Dawes, Boutique publicist presents the summer collection available at the Ladies Boutique this year.
Puerto Rico Travelog 2: A Visit to Gloria
Resident writer Julie Helms visits Gloria, a long term relation in Puerto Rico.
Boutique Offers a Plethora of Purses in April Cross Creek Display
Ladies Boutique publicist and resident writer Dayle Dawes presents the perfect solution for finding a purse for the upcoming season.
Not Exactly a 7-11: A Colmado in Puerto Rico
“Not exactly a 7-11” resident writer Julie Helms describes a colmado, encountered on her recent trip to Puerto Rico.
OMG, Perfect for Paris and Such a Price from the Boutique!!
Resident Writer, Dayle Dawes, extolling her “great find” at the Ladies Boutique, perfect for her upcoming trip to Paris.
Ready to Get Away from It All?
The Charlestown Boutique publicist, Dayle Dawes invites you to get ready for your upcoming cruise…in style!
Basking in Reflected Light
Does the brightness and warmth from her own light outshine a mirrored glow from the accomplishments of others? Resident Writer Julie Helms reflects on this question in her piece.
Boutique’s Winter Clearance Begins Feb. 14
Resident writer and Boutique publicist Dayle Dawes talks about the upcoming Boutique Winter Sale, which begins Tuesday, February 14, 2023, just in time for Valentine’s Day.
Donald and Heidi
When it is true and real, love finds a way to be given and received. Flash fiction by Julie Helms.
Get Your Sweater “Fix” at The Boutique…
Dayle Dawes, The Ladies Boutique publicist, invites all to come to the boutique in Herbert’s Run to find a warm “treasure” to keep warm during the chilly winter months.
Preferred Privacy, Part 3
Readers are surprised, even incredulous, that our traveler has booked another cruise. Is she foolhardy? Why push her luck? Why take the risk? Perhaps she is arrogant… Resident Writer, Julie Helms presents Part 3 of Preferred Privacy.
Preferred Privacy, Part 2
A simple little wink may be a gesture of affection. It may confirm a secret shared. Could it message something else? Part 2 of a flash fiction piece by Julie Helms published on December 8, 2022.
Handbags and Holiday Fashions Display Offers Very Special Last-Minute Gifts
Dayle Dawes, Boutique publicist, describes the holiday gift and handbag display showing for the month of December, 2022 in the case adjacent to the Shortline Café.