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My Weekend in Pop Culture

Please excuse the lateness in this post.  I meant to write it yesterday but played videogames instead.  Such is life.  Here’s the pop culture I consumed this weekend. 293 more words

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Musing Mondays (July 28)

Musing Mondays asks you to muse about one of the following each week…
• Describe one of your reading habits.
• Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose that/those book(s). 381 more words

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Decorating with Books

I love to read, and I have a huge To-Be-Read pile.  To keep the ones I have read and want to keep, along with all the ones I want to read under control, I use books to decorate.  462 more words

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Wealth of Reading

You may not be able to get to Glasgow for any of the Commonwealth Games, but you can still join in the overall experience and be a little bit competitive from the comfort of home (or garden while the sun shines) 80 more words

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Personal Poetry Challenge: Ski

So I challenged myself to go to Oneword.com and write a short poem in 60 seconds using whatever word popped up. I was stunned for a moment when ‘ski’ was my word. 78 more words

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Rheumatic Olympian (1928)

 In 1928, at the Olympic Games in Amsterdam, 20-year-old Vancouver native, Percy Williams, won the 100-metre race on July 30th and the 200-metre on August 1. 389 more words


The Sunday Post (July 27)

It’s been a while since I posted a Sunday Post! So, I thought I’d pop in and give an update on where things are, at the moment. 804 more words

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