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The Little Stranger - a ghost story?

I have difficulty with ghost stories, have never really taken to them. I dabbled with Poe, Dickens and Henry James. Of course I have read many other supernatural beings in the early classics such as Shakespeare or further back into the Arabian and Greek tales. 759 more words

Alberta Ross Author

What Are You Reading?

Since October is National Reading Group Month, are you in a reading group?

I’m not. But if I were, I’d request the group members read… 154 more words

Julaina Kleist-Corwin

The Power of Edmodo

The students have taken an immense interest in their personal journey reading unit, being captivated by  the characters who lead different lives than they are familiar with. 771 more words

National Reading Group Month Event October 11, 2014

A National Reading Group Month event is on October 11, 2014 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Books, Inc., Opera Plaza, 601 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco. 77 more words

Julaina Kleist-Corwin

Starting Where We Are: A Writing Course on the Mind-Training Slogans via Pema Chödrön

Join us this fall for a writing course that focuses on the 59 mind-training slogans as taught by beloved Buddhist teacher Pema Chödrön in her book, Start Where You Are: A Guide to Compassionate Living. 304 more words

Wisdom Traditions

So Many Books, So Little Time

Before I moved back to Camden, I fretted about a number of things, the primary one being whether I’d adjust, whether there would be people I could relate to and become friends with. 749 more words


Latest Newsletter

It has been a while since the flurry of activity and events during the Around the Word in 80 days literature festival. We would love to hear about what you thought of any events you attended.   720 more words