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Pulitzer Project: The Good Earth, Pearl S. Buck (1932)

A Brief Summary: Wang Lung is a poor farmer who has dreams of a better life. In the beginning of the book, he lives in a small two room mud hut with his elderly father. 880 more words

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La buona terra - Pearl S. Buck #recensione

Che cosa dobbiamo farcene di una donna bella? Una donna che curi la casa, e che procrei dei figli lavorando – ecco quel che ci occorre!

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Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked.

– Pearl S. Buck

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The Good Earth

by Pearl S. Buck

“Wang Lung, rising from humble Chinese farmer to wealthy landowner, gloried in the soil he worked. He held it above his family, even above his gods.

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The Good Part of 2016

The year just past was not the best for me. Things happened that I didn’t like, but that’s part of life – everyone’s life – and I know  I’m fortunate in that I have many more good than bad things in mine. 748 more words

Women And Writing

Starting from the START

My first blog. So, I had been thinking about it for a while but things just weren’t happening that way. So as they say “When things don’t go right, go left.” and maybe that just helped me because I am a… 559 more words

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