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Can you escape this enigmatic room?

The door is shut. The clock is ticking. You’re locked in a room, but the clues to escape are before you. Can you get out? 1,042 more words


Conditions of faith

For the 1920s woman, marriage and motherhood were a fairly natural progression. For Emily Stanton, the heroine of Conditions of faith,  life becomes somewhat complicated when her clear path becomes complicated by pursuing other interests. 91 more words

Book Reviews

A Whirlwind Year

We sat, swinging smooth and steady, discussing all of the important things. Then it suddenly hit me. I’m not a kid anymore. My friends are starting college, getting married, having babies, traveling the world, or even changing the world. 436 more words

An Attractive Man Monday: John Patterner in Alex Miller's Lovesong

Monday 17 November 2014

John Patterner in Alex Miller’s Lovesong, page 64.

‘Australia,’ he said. ‘I’m from Australia.’

 ‘Whereabouts in Australia? My husband sailed there many times when he was in the merchant navy.’ 51 more words


So Much Yearning: Lovesong

Lovesong by Alex Miller

Ken, a curmudgeonly writer becomes intrigued by the family who run the new local bakery. John Patterner met his wife Sabhiha while on a sabbatical in Europe. 292 more words

Australian Fiction

Live at Sally O's, live album

Give a listen.  For a limited time, we will be streaming the full live set of Subpar Co-star’s show at Sally O’Brien’s in Union Sq. Somerville, MA from October 11th.   67 more words

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