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The water stopped flowing from the tap.

It figures, Marcus lamented while hitting the send button. They moved states away to escape it but it seemed curses didn’t know anything about state lines. 780 more words


Fortune is a Woman - Winston Graham

A novel about a claims adjuster who falls for a married woman who may or may not be involved in an insurance fraud. 1953. Continue reading →

Severely Forgotten

Book Review: The Never Never Sisters by L. Alison Heller

Publisher: St. Martin’s

Pub Date: Nov. 1st, 2011

Pages: 336

ISBN: 978-0-312-54270-2

Genre:  Women’s fiction

Format: E-book

Source:  NetGalley


An absorbing, highly entertaining novel about family secrets, The Never Never Sisters introduces you to the strong-willed and big-hearted Reinhardt women, as they reunite one summer in New York. 426 more words

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Unleash Your Tongue and Swallow Your Pride. Really?

Unleash Your Tongue and Swallow Your Pride. Really?

I feel like I’m swallowing something when I take a risk to speak up with my mouth open wide and my heart hanging out. 

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“Those fair—fictitious People”
by Emily Dickinson

Those fair—fictitious People—
The Women—plucked away
From our familiar Lifetime—
The Men of Ivory—

Those Boys and Girls, in Canvas— 246 more words

Secrets can destroy you

I remember as a boy I dreaded friends and family of my mother and father coming over because I knew I would get that foreboding pinch on the cheek and be squeezed and told how cute I was. 202 more words

“Looks like it’s going to be a long thaw.”

Abby has always had a safety net, unlike her cousin Juliet, who has an absent father and a drunk mother who depends on her financially. 479 more words

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