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Sidney Chambers and Phryne Fisher

A few weeks ago, I watched the first episode of Grantchester, and found it very much in my sweet spot: Sidney Chambers, a somewhat irreverent young English village vicar solves mysteries, with banter and eccentric friendships. 1,455 more words

Reading For Fun

Embracing the Morning

Why do we bother with the rest of the day,

the swale of the afternoon,

the sudden dip into evening…

excerpt from “Morning” by Billy Collins…

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Literature

"The Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher, at your service."

This series incorporates two of my favourite things; mysteries and Australian writing. Set in Victoria in the 1920’s and 1930’s, and written by Kerry Greenwood, the series follows Miss Phryne Fisher, a lady detective with the most feminist outlook on life you have ever seen. 522 more words

Book Review

Great Reads from the Land Down Under: Kim Wilkins, Kerry Greenwood, and Graeme Base

One of my favorite trips I have ever taken was to Australia where I was able to see the Sydney Opera House, the Great Barrier Reef, and Uluru (Ayers Rock).  716 more words

Aimee Harris

4 Murder Mysteries to Make Your Road Trip Flyby

I’m a big fan of road trips but driving can get boring really fast. What better way to keep you on the road than a great thriller? 465 more words

Wandering About