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Memories of Being Read To As a Little Girl

One of my favorite artists -Jessie Wilcox Smith

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I miss being read to. I know there are books on tape, but it isn’t the same as sitting at the breakfast room table listening to my Mother read. 193 more words

SFH Reflections

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Third From the Top.”

Today’s post is inspired by a prompt.  The third sentence from the third post in my reader came from blog…

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Writing

December 24 in history

1754 George Crabbe, British poet and naturalist, was born  (d. 1832).

1777  Kiritimati, (Christmas Island) was discovered by James Cook.

1814  The Treaty of Ghent… 406 more words

History

Raggedy Ann and Betsy Bonnet Strings, 1943

Like Ann (and Andy)

Raggedy, I am

& also Rude &

Randy –

(or so it’s how

I see

me).

Never thought

I’d reach this… 160 more words

Poetry

December 24 in history

1754 George Crabbe, British poet and naturalist, was born  (d. 1832).

1777  Kiritimati, (Christmas Island) was discovered by James Cook.

1814  The Treaty of Ghent… 406 more words

History