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Meet 'The Other Alcott' of Orchard House in Revealing Debut Novel [REVIEW]

We’ve all heard of Louisa May Alcott, the author of the classic novel, Little Women, a story she based on her own family. As beloved as that book is, have you ever stopped to think what it might have been like to actually be one of Louisa’s sisters? 616 more words

Books

Malvina's Thoreau

Malvina Hoffman‘s 1962 bust of Henry David Thoreau is tiny but mighty. On view at the Concord Museum, the terra cotta bust was the result of studies and sketches preserved in the… 24 more words

Women Sculptors

There's Been Just Enough Time... for a PMC Send-Off in Rhyme!

Thank you for all of your support for the Pan Mass Challenge 2017!  It was the last training weekend for #PanMass2017 and we are ready to go.  698 more words

Pan Mass Challenge

It is such a secret place .... the land of tears

At seventeen, in keeping I imagine, with most seventeens I could not wait to be eighteen and proclaim myself adult.  Adult enough to do all the things thus far forbidden even if I was really too timid or scared or plain perplexed to really want to try them.   1,499 more words

France

Picture of the Day: Minute Man National Historical Park

I took this picture in November of 2015.   It was a gorgeous day with blue skies and warm weather.   This was unusual for Concord MA this time of year.   67 more words

National Parks

The question is not what you look at, but what you see - Part Four: P thru T

To your undoubted relief, this is the penultimate instalment in the musings of an alpha-betic woman on the occasion of her leaving the United States. Papa to Tango here we go. 2,315 more words