We road-tripped to Hannibal, Missouri which is 100 miles northwest of St. Louis over Memorial Day weekend. Our goal was to visit the Mark Twain boyhood home and museum and spend the day exploring the town and maybe squeeze in a cave tour. 260 more words
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“You don’t know about me, without you have read a book by the name of “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer”, but that ain’t no matter.”
How Mark Twain rode against the tide of cultural zeitgeist to usher in a new wave of acceptance across twentieth century society and today. How did he… 1,750 more words
What does it take to make you put down a book and walk away, never to resume reading again?
A couple weeks ago, I was reading a book that was less than steller. 1,133 more words