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Lost Lake


The people that frequent the ramshackle cabins at Lost Lake fall in love with the place, whether they are there to forget the past, mend old wounds or to see old friends. 271 more words

Book Review

Summer Reading and Great Films

Summer is made for days on the back porch with lemonade and a great book.  I love books that are filled with adventure without being very violent and full of espionage.  415 more words


Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen (Book Review)


The women of the Waverley family — whether they like it or not — are heirs to an unusual legacy, one that grows in a fenced plot behind their Queen Anne home on Pendland Street in Bascom, North Carolina. 666 more words


Writing Prompts

I love writing prompts.

It’s just one – of many ways – to get the creative juices flowing but more so, they are an excellent tool to use when you have no current project in the works. 1,017 more words

Creative Writing

Practical and Magic

Recently I have had the good fortune to read new books by 2 of my favourite authors: Alice Hoffman and Jodi Picoult. I have been inspired by the magic of these wise women for a long time. 368 more words


Rodgers & Hammerstein Book Tag: State Fair

Our book tag is a great book tag, don’t miss it, don’t even delay. It’s dollars to donuts that our book tag is the book tag for all books. 398 more words

Book Tag

Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen- a magical realism debut.

“Garden Spells” is a light read, with a magical aspect to it. Set in North Carolina, it tells the story of the Waverley family and their relationships. 375 more words

Family Relationships