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The Painting and the Piano ~ Excerpt. #Nonfiction #Memoir @BookPubServices #SundayBlogShare

The Painting and The Piano, by John Lipscomb and Adrianne Lugo, is an improbable story of survival and love. 

Growing up more than a thousand miles apart and worlds away from each other, Johnny and Adrianne seemed to have all that a child could ask for. 905 more words


Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness by William Styron

This book, admittedly, caught my attention because it is short, and I have always wanted to read Sophie’s Choice, another book by Styron. Once I looked further into  773 more words

Chocolate: A Comic Courtroom Play (Scene 3)

Hyrum (13) in front of the doors of the Utah Supreme Court.

by Roger Evans Baker… 948 more words


Love Letters for the Soul

It was 4:30 in the morning, the day before Christmas Eve, when we said goodbye on the corner. The fluorescent lights of the convenience store behind us lit up our troubled faces that tried for humor and smiles, but the imminent arrival of her taxi to the airport kept us anxious. 579 more words


A Big Chill: Now and Then

For the past week, the weathermen have been predicting  dangerous “wind chills” for the New England area for tonight, Saturday, February 13th, 2016.  Their dire predictions are proving to be accurate and a warning issued by the National Weather Service (NWS) has been posted: 205 more words


Novice - Meghan McDonnell

Novice is the second in a series of diaries by Meghan McDonnell. It covers the years 1997 to 1999, when she first fell in love, attended university and went to Australia.  380 more words


My Senior Snow Dog

Winter finally kicked in a few weeks ago with more than two feet of snow in one day. I think the Great Snow Planner in the Sky was trying to make all subsequent snowstorms seem puny, so we’d feel shamed into going out, even in eight inches of snow. 553 more words