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This is the Story of a Happy Marriage by Ann Patchett

Don’t miss this book!  I almost did since the title was off-putting to me.  Open the covers of this book and savor a collection of previously published stories about her family, friends, dogs, divorce, books, her own bookstore, and……her husband.    234 more words


Today's Humor by Sue Murphy

“Did you ever walk in a room and forget why you walked in? I think that’s how dogs spend their lives.”

Sue Murphy


Words That Sneak Up On Me III: Some Serious Talk About Sass and Other Sundries

Now, I’ve been wont to say I don’t really have a Southern accent.  While this is not strictly accurate to the ear raised in other latitudes, it does hold largely true that I am less likely to betray my origins by bend and elision of speech than I am to give it away with… 935 more words


Book Review: Fleeting Glimpses of The Silly, Sentimental and Sublime

Title: Fleeting Glimpses of The Silly, Sentimental and Sublime
Author: Michael Seagriff, OP
Ebook Price: $0.99
Paperback: $7.19
Pages: 59
More Info: Harvesting the Fruits of Contemplation… 692 more words


A Woman's Education: So, This is the Way It Works

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By Beth Taylor, Contributor


#82) Book review: "Islands Apart" by Ken McAlpine

“Islands Apart”, Ken McAlpine’s memoir of the Channel Islands of California, came dangerously close to being the second consecutive book from which I jumped ship.  690 more words

Inside Scoop: To Light A Fire

A few days ago I was searching for some book quotes for a little project that I was doing. It prompted me to consider how writers contribute to our sense of the world and our place in it. 286 more words