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East of Eden

This is going to be a short post, because there’s only so much I can say about this book without giving something away or repeating sentiments you’ve heard before. 385 more words


Whole people don't kill people

My fifth grandchild was born this month…a perfect little baby boy, so precious and loved by his parents and me. And all he does is eat and poop! 666 more words


Redemption Stories in Literature: East of Eden

*This year, I am focusing my reading and writing around the theme of redemption, and am inviting friends to join me, as well. As part of my blog series discussing the theme of Redemption as its found in pop culture and literature, I’ve recruited my friend Hannah Main as a guest writer to discuss the John Steinbeck masterpiece  1,033 more words


East of Eden

Eden Specialty Ciders is, well, east of Eden.  In the Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom, Eden Specialty Ciders calls West Charleston their home, about 40 miles east of Eden, Vermont. 125 more words


One of the best books I’ve ever read was John Steinbeck’s Grapes of Wrath. East of Eden is different but no less impressionable and profound. 139 more words

The Troubling Concept of Timshel in East of Eden

Steinbeck’s East of Eden is a heavy book. Not simply in terms of size, as the book is some 600 pages long, but also in terms of content. 1,118 more words

Great Books Project

Happy Valentine's Day

While I hope you never find yourself in this position, it is natural to find yourself in a life lull. Perhaps you loved grade school and find yourself at a new high school, not knowing anyone, and longing for the comfy days of grade school (forgetting how boring you thought it was at the time). 1,467 more words