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Seeing Names

A young girl told me yesterday that when reading, she recognizes characters by the shapes of the letters forming their names. She memorizes the silhouette of the name and associates its appearance with its character. 519 more words


Anything I Want?

When I noticed the idea of “Write About Anything You Want” in the challenge, I had to sit down and do just that.

The challenge for me is that I am writing at the library and  I am finding it very difficult to concentrate. 562 more words

Life In Small Town America

FREE August Events And Programs At The Maywood Public Library

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Here’s What’s Happening at the Maywood Public Library in August 

Book Signing: Black Dots on White Paper

On Saturday, August 16, at 12 noon, there will be a reading and book signing of… 336 more words


A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Do not attempt to read A Clockwork Orange without Wiktionary’s appendix page for the book ( 319 more words

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When It's Gone

Sometimes we lose the will to create. The need to bring something new and unique into the world disappears, and we’re left without a single creative thought. 392 more words

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Reasons to be Cheerful - Wednesday

Day three of my positivity project – here are my three reasons to be cheerful for Wednesday:

  1. Steak
    Because steak is awesome. Because we’re having some gorgeous frying steak for dinner tonight, which I will serve with some steamed baby potatoes, sauteed onions and mushrooms, and a medley of steamed vegetables.
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BOOK BLAST: Everyday Celebrations with Maria Loggia

Book Details

Book Title: Everyday Celebrations with Maria Loggia
Category: Non-fiction
Genre: Cooking, Food & Wine, 176 pages
Publisher: Cardinal Publishing
Published: Oct 1, 2012… 717 more words