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The Important Thing

What is important? I find myself examining my life with deeper scrutiny and that question begs an answer. Time is running out. While I would love to have decades more of health and life, I realize there is no assurance of tomorrow. 504 more words

Seeing Yourself Through The Lens Of God's Grace

Be like Muffin ...

The early morning before sunrise is magical.

When I was a teenager, my dad would tap on our bedroom doors to awaken my sister and me early every morning. 452 more words

Over The Moon

NOVA ScienceNow‘s Neil deGrasse Tyson is one of the world’s most famous astrophysicists and all he wanted was someone to read Goodnight Moon to him. 27 more words

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Mister Dog, the Dog Who Owned Himself

There are some weird books out there. Usually I think of the more recent self-published titles that didn’t go through the big editing process a large publisher would have insisted on, but there are some weird old books too. 276 more words

Children's Books

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everything beautiful impresses us as sufficient to itself – Thoreau

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Wild Things ~ Handy

Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult
Bruce Handy

Available at libraries near me: Hartford Public Library, Library Connection consortium… 447 more words


[Alternative Muses] Writerly Style: Margaret Wise Brown

“Over the years I have learned that what is important in a dress is the woman who is wearing it.”–Yves Saint-Laurent

Iconic children’s book author Margaret Wise Brown had style to match her writing: timeless, straightforward yet unique, and unforgettable. 102 more words