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Happy Birthday, Julia Ward Howe!

Julia Ward Howe, poet and activist, was born on May 27, 1819, and lived a long life ever dedicated to social reform.

She’s best known as the author of the… 484 more words

Written By Amy Cools

See my new #bookhaul in this week's Stacking the Shelves post (27 May)!

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews, which is all about sharing the books that you’ve acquired in the past week! 1,373 more words


Down the TBR Hole #6

I have a brief respite before my final exam of the year, so I decided to do a quick post. This meme was created by… 560 more words


Book Review: The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

There are many books considered ‘classics’ which end up on almost all the well-known ‘Top 100’ or ‘Must read’ lists. 592 more words

Book Review


I woke up this morning feeling a great sense of loss. This is something that happens at some point to everyone, I suppose. I tried to shake it off with prayer, activity, and even with strong wishing, but it’s still there. 440 more words

Church And Christian Life

RV Museum..

On my most recent uRV trip I visited the RV Museum in Elkhart Indiana.  Being that I have spent the last three years converting my twenty-five year old pickup truck with a six foot cap into a rat-rod micro-RV I wanted to learn a little more about the beginnings of that idea. 182 more words


a journey is like marriage

above: multiple signal carriers – 2017

southern approach – 2107

hard right – 2017

vertical downloads – 2017

“A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you… 21 more words