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Joan Kennedy Taylor born December 21 (1926)

Joan Kennedy Taylor was a student and fan of Ayn Rand who met with Rand when Joan edited the young Manhattan Republican club’s magazine Persuasion… 83 more words

Ayn Rand

20 Awesome Gift Ideas for the Jane Austen-ista

There’s an Austen-ista on your shopping list this year. She’s easy to spot: she’s the one suppressing a self-satisfied grin while quoting witty passages from Pride and Prejudice. 491 more words

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FOREVER AUSTEN: Jane Austen’s Prevailing and Perpetual Prose

IT IS A TRUTH UNIVERSALLY ACKNOWLEDGED, THAT A SINGLE MAN IN POSSESSION OF A GOOD FORTUNE, MUST BE IN WANT OF A WIFE.”

—Pride and Prejudice,

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50 Days of Indie: Wendy Van Camp

My book “The Curate’s Brother: A Jane Austen Variation of Persuasion” is featured as number 48 of Cheryllynn Dyess’s 50 Days of Indie Authors promotion. Cheryllyn has been interviewed here on No Wasted Ink. 27 more words

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Persuading Men

Paul is the only man who uses this expression in the Bible. He uses it in Galatians 1:10 and 2 Corinthians 5:11. To persuade man is vain, but to pursue God is gain. 256 more words

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The Best Kind of Christmas Gift

Yesterday, I received a lovely surprise in the mail: the two books in Susan Kaye’s Frederick Wentworth, Captain series, None But You and For You Alone… 219 more words

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