I must begin with the caveat that I love love love Alice Hoffman. I’ve been reading her books for years, and each one is a gift that I love to unwrap. 315 more words
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Summer’s nearly over. Here’s a few titles to carry you through Labor Day.
Princess Bride fans take note. Cary Elwes, the actor who played Wesley, has written a memoir about the making of the 1987 movie, based on the 1973 book by William Goldman. 256 more words
Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48 x 73 cm. Acquisition date: 1984. Nr.: NG6493. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Camille_Pissarro_-_The_Avenue,_Sydenham_(1871).jpg.
Normally I am not a fan of long phone conversations—except with our out-of-state family members. But now and then I bend an ear with local good friends. 877 more words