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Spring Stir Fry with Chicken and Sugar Snap Peas

I bought a beautiful used book by Life for 3.99 today: The Meaning of Life — Reflections in Words and Pictures on Why We are Here… 645 more words


Memory's Hands

I’ve been living in the Dominican Republic for the past eight months as a study abroad student at the Pontifical Catholic University Mother and Teacher in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic. 309 more words

Annie Dillard

That caught your attention, right?

Ah, the bookish quote meme. I knew it was coming. Pick only ten quotes from books, about books, bookish quotes, etc. 117 more words

Book Blog Memes

Time Out

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. —Annie Dillard, The Writing Life

I’ve blogged 72 days in a row. Since February 1, I’ve hovered over my keyboard asking God for something important or whimsical or, at least, new to say.

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Writers Write

Seeing the world fully: books about nature

I always wanted to work, live, and be in nature, and now I do – but not in the usual ‘cabin in the woods’ kind of way I first imagined. 773 more words


Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

“I’ve been thinking about seeing. There are a lot of things to see, unwrapped gifts and free surprises. The world is fairly studded and strewn with pennies cast broadside from a generous hand. 137 more words


Stream of Consciousness

“It may be that when we no longer know what to do,

we have come to our real work

and when we no longer know which way to go, 123 more words