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A new haiku.

Our fast-paced lives leave little time to contemplate. These Micro Moments are designed to entertain in a few words, read them slowly and savour the essence. 79 more words

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Good books coming in August

To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey
Due out next week, this new novel by Alaskan resident Eowyn Ivey is an epic tale set in her state at the end of the 19th century.   729 more words

Good Books

The Summer Guest by Alison Anderson - Book Review

This novel is wonderful.  It mostly revolves around the two summers that Anton Chekhov spent as the “guest” (he was really renting a small guest house on the Lintvaryova estate) of the Lintvaryova family. 197 more words

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#A Poet's Piece#

Poetry by Nayirah Waheed

I sent this piece to a friend today, a budding Poet who’s love for words rival my own, and her reaction was just lovely. 65 more words


Quote of the day, July 28

Thomas Wolfe, on writing

“What I had to face, the very bitter lesson that everyone who wants to write has got to learn, was that a thing may in itself be the finest piece of writing one has ever done, and yet have absolutely no place in the manuscript one hopes to publish.”