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Steinbeck - Quote

‘There is nothing so monsterous but we can belief if of ourselfs.’  John Steinbeck, The Pastures of Heaven.

From the mind of a child character within this book came this brilliant line. 32 more words


Vegas Strip Closed After Several Vehicles Crash Near Caesars

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say the Las Vegas Strip was closed while officers investigated a multi-vehicle crash with at least one person injured near the Caesars Palace resort. 80 more words


Candy Cried

“Of Mice and Men” is one of my favorite movies, the original 1939 version not the remakes.

Both “Of Mice and Men” and “The Grapes of Wrath” are in my top ten list of movies.  467 more words


Black Gold

Please note: This piece of descriptive writing was written by me for my year 11 English Language GCSE and is based on John Steinbeck’s book, … 1,071 more words

Penelope Pinafore

Books. Books. Books.

I love this painting! Three children seemingly attentive to whatever is on the pages of a book, warm light streaming in, potted plants on the window ledge, and pinafores. 569 more words


John Steinbeck

As happens sometimes, a moment settled and hovered and remained for much more than a moment. And sound stopped and movement stopped for much, much more than a moment.  8 more words


April Writing Camp Complete And...

At the close of the April Camp NaNoMoWri today, I made it through with my word count goal, a few pesky bugs, squirrels, even a 15 foot gator swimming by. 875 more words