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The Theology of Pooh

In 1982 Benjamin Hoff published The Tao of Pooh, followed a decade later by The Te of Piglet. Both books were intended to familiarize Westerners with the Eastern philosophy of Taoism using the lovable “Bear of Very little Brain.” My intentions are nearly the inverse. 581 more words

Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne ( A treasured children's classic )

There is a reason, Winnie-the-Pooh by author A.A. Milne has been loved for generations. Winnie-the-Pooh was written in 1926, withstanding the test of time. Still parents, like myself, pull this beloved book off the shelf to read to our little ones. 393 more words

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Quotes - Pearls of wisdom...

Quotes – Pearls of wisdom? Or perhaps they are the spark for inspiration? If a quote speaks to you, explore the reason it does. If it is something you do not except, why doesn’t it? 622 more words

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Anticipation and Winnie-the-Pooh

A lot of the blogs I read take part in “Waiting On” Wednesday, a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights eagerly anticipated upcoming releases. 364 more words

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Bibliophile

As a child I had one of those beds that had a bookshelf for a head and bed lamp attached.  On this shelf I stored “The House At Pooh Corner” and my meagre collection of Golden Circle books. 375 more words

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