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The House at Pooh Corner

D carried over The House at Pooh Corner while I was nursing J on the couch. Our copy is an old green hardcover with the delightful Ernest Shepherd pictures of each character on the cover. 138 more words

A. A. Milne

Winnie-the-Pooh was a pacifist

Seriously, Pooh Bear didn’t believe in war, thought it was stupid, ignorant, childish (in a gruesome sort of way). Here’s what Winnie’s creator, A.A. Milne, had to say: 329 more words

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Sierra Club Daily Ray of Hope

Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. 20 more words


Year of Important Books: Winnie-The-Pooh, by A. A. Milne

Winnie-The-Pooh, by the English author A. A. Milne, was published in 1926, and charmingly illustrated by E.H. Shepard. It was Shephard’s illustrations in last month’s… 1,289 more words


Four Favorites

By Becka Choat

Ah, what a challenge Chief Muse Kelly set for us this month – to introduce four of our favorite poets! Having been blessed to be part of this fellowship for several years now, I knew that my fellow Muses would speak up for some of my own best beloveds, but I don’t grudge them that. 722 more words


We can’t all, and some of us don’t.

(A. A. Milne, The House at Pooh Corner)