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Lucky Finds

Just a few hours after the excruciating bus trip yesterday, I was able to acquire these beauties from National Bookstore. (I’m giving away the anthology to a friend.) 29 more words


Lessons Learnt from Lemongrass.

Because my garden is so accessible and draws me in on days when my work is stressing me out or times when I am bored with the same old routine and just need a break, I have been known to start gardening in the most inappropriate of attire.  380 more words



By: Katie Jones, CVT­­­

With the endless moisture this year, the horse-care watch list seems to grow; one of the items on this list should be scratches. 377 more words


The book filled with troubles, falsehoods

By the time I finished Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina I was overcome by a distinct feeling of emptiness. Not because of the book’s length, though—I’ve read lengthy novels before, most of which I endeavored to close indefinitely (hello… 467 more words


Suspect in Maggie Daniels’ death indicted for murder, sexual assault

The man suspected in the death of Newton high school counselor Maggie Daniels has been indicted by a grand jury on murder, first-degree sexual offense and first-degree kidnapping charges, the District Attorney’s Office said Monday. 305 more words

Behind The Crime.

Thoughts Before a Monday Bedtime

I have to apologize. I was going to share a really cool story but I think I dropped it yesterday when I bumped into a half-blind old woman selling candles in front of the Cathedral. 346 more words


It's all mine

This past week, I tested how far I’d go to finish a story even with the knowledge that half of what I already wrote sucked or didn’t make much sense. 246 more words