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Accepting My Parent's Religion

I grew up in Pennsylvania in a small Amish community before moving to Florida, then New York City. A lot of people watched a small, twisted portion of my journey on television. 794 more words

Kate Stoltz

Just Married

Just like their “English” counterparts, newlywed Amish couples often have their getaway vehicles festooned with “Just Married” signs, streamers, and balloons. The obvious difference is, however, that it’s a horse-drawn buggy that is decorated instead of a car, limo, or pickup truck. 120 more words


Simpler Mode of Transportation

I just now noticed how their scooters match their clothing!


The Journey

The Journey by Sarah Stewart


Illustrated by David Small

A beautifully rendered collaboration by a writer/illustrator couple, The Journey transports us into the world of the Amish. 371 more words


The Immortals of Meluha Book Review

Okay, so my initial reason for reading this book was pretty stupid, I’ll admit that. The reason was, I liked the way it sounded when the title of the book was said in a fancy British accent. 1,192 more words

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“The Silent Order” by Melanie Dobson

Set during the Prohibition, “The Silent Order” by Melanie Dobson is a book filled with suspense, murder and mobsters.  Nikki and Liz Cordano are discovered in their father’s secret room in his restaurant, Mangiomo’s.  266 more words

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