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Mandala Love 7.31.14

“The best things in life are nearest: Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. 42 more words


The 50 Best Short Stories of All Time, New from Rook's Page

Have you read the 50 best short stories of all time?

Rook’s Page Publishing is here to make it easy to meet that goal! Our first release is Volume I in a three-volume set that commemorates the hundredth anniversary of a critical moment in the history of literature. 335 more words

New Release

Six Classic Adventures to Read this Summer

Every summer, the usual onslaught of new John Grisham, Nora Roberts, Clive Cussler and James Patterson novels try to climb the rungs of the bestseller lists selling the most thrilling beach reads. 857 more words


Don't Judge The Day

I love this quote by Robert Louis Stevenson about not judging the day by your harvest but by the seeds sown. It’s so applicable when recovering from poor health and reminds me to be more patient with my progress. 27 more words

Quotes Of Inspiration

The Swing by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Swing

How do you like to go up in a swing,
Up in the air so blue?
Oh, I do think it the pleasantest thing… 78 more words

A Week in the Wilderness

“To be idle requires a strong sense of personal identity.”

– Robert Louis Stevenson

The Gardener

Robert Louis Stevenson (from A Child’s Garden of Verses, 1885)

The gardener does not love to talk.
He makes me keep the gravel walk;
And when he puts his tools away, 170 more words