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Best Books of 2015

I usually take time in January to rethink the best books I’d read the year before.  I’m late this year, but I thought some readers might still appreciate it. 337 more words

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Islam: A Short History – Part I

Note to the reader: This is part of a series as I read books to better understand Islam. My guiding question throughout is ‘Do Muslims and Christians worship the same God?’  Though this question is unanswerable and none of my musings on it are meant to be authoritative, having it in mind helps me to focus my attention. 854 more words


Jan (2016) Movies Part 2

Slowed the movie marathon a bit in the 2nd half of the month but managed to get in some dandies.

We never saw Love Actually… 487 more words


Risen (2016) – a well-meaning muddle

So a friend invited me to a early viewing of Risen, which releases in mid-February. It bills itself as a “mystery thriller” about a Roman centurion in Jerusalem investigating the resurrection. 915 more words


Q & A, a day 5 year journal

One of my readers, a girl i follow on here, had this book in her favorites and i thought it sounded so inspiring, so I just had to go get it. 223 more words

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Top 7 Movies for Snow Days

(or rainy days, or any lazy day)

…I totally didn’t forget that it was a blog post day until 6pm.

Oops. Well, it’s been snowing here! 441 more words

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Bookishly Obsessed (#4)

This is going to be a weekly post for Saturdays featuring anything “Bookish” I find myself obsessed with.  In most cases, this will be a certain type of book/read/author.   147 more words