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Blue Ice

Is the spring coming?” he said. “What is it like?”…
“It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine…”
― Frances Hodgson Burnett


The Secret Garden

My sister and I have finally found time to go for frequent walks around our village and I was just so inspired by the gardens, trees and flowers that I had to share them. 232 more words

Everyday Life

she made herself stronger by fighting with the wind

Despite the fact that I love my research, can be completely mesmerized by a beautifully written ethnography, and am often in awe of the guest speakers that pass through the university halls, there are always those mornings when the workload seems unbearable and the burden of being a young academic weighs heavily on the inner-workings of my being. 226 more words

Graduate Student

The Misselthwaite Archives Adapts The Secret Garden on YouTube

With mother’s day just passing, I find myself reminiscing and missing more the things I use to do with my mom rather than past ways we celebrated the holiday. 303 more words

Television Or Web Series

Lots of Magic...

“Of course there must be lots of Magic in the world,” he said wisely one day, “but people don’t know what it is like or how to make it. 31 more words


TIP #2: Choosing the Garden of Forgiveness

It is a classic in children’s literature. Published in 1911, The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett is a brilliant example of emotionally intelligent storytelling. Written six years later than another story by Burnett— 828 more words


The Making of a Marchioness

Thoughts  The Making of a Marchioness by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Persephone Book #29 2005 (orig 1901), 308 pages including Preface by Isabel Raphael and Afterword by… 681 more words