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Unconditional we seek…ourselves weak
Selfish taking it never in giving it back….
Rarely do we say it in speech..
Held to a few instead of the world… 397 more words

"brother & sister"

something about the African air mixed with clear skies and breeze from the ocean electric street markets, smell of roasted meat with caressing wind on the skin stirring emotions within… 353 more words

Book Clubs

Don’t Wait for an Invitation, Host Your Own ‘Party’

Pitching your book to a book club can be daunting. Book clubs that are established and organized often schedule out their year with books. Most use new releases for their discussion groups, which means your book may not be considered. 361 more words

Working Writer

Guest Article: Adventures In Crime ~ Anthony Boucher

Over 50 years ago, on January 5th 1964 to be exact, the following article appeared in The New York Times and, as can be seen by reading it the mystery novel was a big thing back then.  1,094 more words


Summer holidays 'special' for children

The ‘canary-coloured caravan’ has been swept and dusted, the books tidied and the cushions shaken – and with a new set of steps access is greatly improved – for children to settle down and look at the books on Saturday mornings through the holidays… 110 more words


Our Favorite Book Discussions

Recently, while thinking of which book I should choose to schedule for my next book discussion at the Syosset Public Library, I began to reminisce about the books that I have done in the past.  519 more words