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Review: Misplaced by Lee Murray

My Review:

This story is about a woman who disappears on her trip to the store to buy milk. It was sad seeing what the boy went through but also angering to know the husband had a mistress and their relationship only grew stronger with his wife’s disappearance. 172 more words

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THE HOME PLACE blends literary fiction and a suspenseful mystery into a seamless tapestry

The Home Place

by Carrie La Seur

William Morrow — July 29, 2014

$25.99, 304 pages

No matter how hard we try to escape it, our past is with us. 773 more words

Book Reviews

And she called her to her room; when she didn’t come, she dragged her inside, held her hand tightly and asked, ‘Have you started smoking too?’ The question was neither needed nor necessary. 40 more words

Older Writings

July 30, 1994 - Saturday - 10:42 p.m.

Oh boy!

Listen, first off, I saw It Could Happen To You today with Marcus.  I almost cried.  It was absolutely wonderful.

Tonight at youth group Jenna gave me a letter to give to Jonathan and she asked for a hug.   306 more words


Do you remember what underwear you were wearing when you first started to realize that everyone else was wearing low rise thongs from Abercrombie and Fitch? 388 more words


Ramblings about Friends, Perspective, and Getting Older:

This is a short article I wrote many years ago when I first moved to the UK. It related to my experience of uprooting my life to another country, the article was published in a local newspaper in India and was aimed at the next generation of students in my old high school. 771 more words