My father was born in a small coastal town on the island of Samar in the Philippines. He grew up playing with spiders and WWII bullet shells left over from the Japanese when they occupied his village in the Forties. 3,454 more words
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This detail of an envelope from the Library Company of Philadelphia’s Civil War Envelope Collection depicts a white master in bed with his slave. 57 more words
A zany, over the top novel, and a delightful read.
Story blurb: Set against the harsh reality of an unforgiving landscape and culture, The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon provides a vision of the Old West unlike anything seen before. 701 more words