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Two Days Before Thanksgiving

Here we are two days before Thanksgiving. The Turkey and Ham are in the fridge. Last minute grocery list are being made. It’s almost time for the big day. 301 more words


The Somnambulist by Essie Fox

Written by blogger The Virtual Victorian, this book tells the story of a 17 year old girl, Phoebe, coming of age caught between her strictly religious mother and beloved opera performer aunt. 153 more words

Living in Gratitude - Part 4, "I'm Grateful for Vulnerability"

The November holiday of  Thanksgiving in the United States is often more of a family holiday than a time to  reflect on the grace of God in our lives.   468 more words

Living As Apprentices

Sharing Crystal's review of Harbored Secrets.

The following is a review of Harbored Secrets. It is so well written, I wanted to share it.   Crystal has a way with words. Maybe she should write a book.  366 more words


For years I’ve been telling people this is my favourite book and recommending that they read it. I am so glad that it held up on my second read. 87 more words


Letters from Elsewhere: Mr Sykes

I’m delighted to welcome Mr Sykes to my blog today. Actually, between you and me, I was surprised to learn that Mr Sykes is only in his sixties, because he seems like a very sweet old man in the novel ( 985 more words


The House on Tradd Street by Karen White

A snappy, romantic tale of family secrets and restoring houses, this book is about a pretty realtor, Melanie, who inherits a crumbling mansion in Charleston from an old man she only met once. 219 more words

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