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On Honey vs. Vinegar

“How To Get What You Want …Easiest!”

Until she got dementia late in life, my mum regularly shared with me her Southern Ontario, farm-country, folk sayings. 68 more words

Jesus Following

"So Much Novelty and Beauty ... "

I was an early adopter, and dropper of Pinterest. I first stumbled on the site when it was a free-for-all. The pictures were tiny, the text was tiny, EVERYTHING  was tiny because anyone could slap something on what was the front page and anyone could say whatever they bloody well liked. 255 more words

Susan Kaye

Anne Elliot on When To Be Persuaded #JaneAusten #Persuasion

“…If I was wrong in yielding to persuasion once, remember that it was to persuasion exerted on the side of safety, not of risk. When I yielded, I thought it was to duty, but no duty could be called in aid here.

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Jane Austen

Fake Love Conquers All

I don’t know if anyone else has heard but Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have called it quits, and I for one am more disappointed about it than I would like to admit. 838 more words

On The Bookshelf

Persuade me: day eleven

This is literally the prompt that the entire world thinks they’ve received and the one I literally never want receive. I hate having to use persuasion on people. 770 more words

Characters, New and Used

I met Norah Colvin some months ago in the Blogging Universe. She is an enthusiastic teacher, writer, and an informative and supportive blogger. Please look up her… 1,051 more words

Eyre Hall Trilogy

Amelia Elkins Elkis by A. M. Blair

“It’s more than it appears. Don’t step on it, and definitely don’t eat it. It’s called skunk cabbage for a reason.”

“What’s so special about it?” she said, mostly to herself.

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