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Love, Sex, Death & Words: Catch-up Book #3

Love, Sex, Death & Words: Surprising Tales from a Year in Literature was my bedside book for 2015. It’s composed of 366 daily entries compiled by John Sutherland, one of my favorite commentators on books, and Stephen Fender. 473 more words

Nonfiction Review

Scurte #445

– prima ediţie a festivalului internaţional Oraşul şi literatura va avea loc la sediul ICR Bucureşti în perioada 4-7 februarie 2016, detalii aici.

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Fantasy

Five Fascinating Facts about Alexander Pope

The life of Alexander Pope, told through five interesting pieces of biographical trivia

1. He was known as ‘the Wasp of Twickenham’. Poet Alexander Pope (1688-1744) earned this nickname because of his stinging satirical attacks on the famous people of the age, especially other writers. 539 more words

Literature

Fools Rush In

Patience…not my long suit. People often pray that the Lord will provide them the patience to see a situation through to the end. Well, it has been my experience that those things that we want to be better at are just the things the Lord gives us many opportunities to practice. 783 more words

365 Days of Gratitude - Day 239

Forgiveness…

For realizing my replies were ill tempered,  for apologizing, for being forgiven, for forgiving myself and moving on!

“To err is human; to forgive, divine.” Alexander Pope…

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