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Deciphering Book Descriptions

I am reblogging this post for good reason. I am reading books, lately, that don’t seem to have cogent descriptions and left me wondering: what’s it all about? 295 more words


Lest We Not Forget! by LeeAnna Waldrop

Lest we not forget, in the heat of the moment,

Our logical minds and common sense,

Lest we not embrace, in those times of

Uncertainty, our unfounded fears and… 79 more words


Under the Mistletoe!

 Why do we kiss each other under bunches of the devious, toxic Mistletoe every Christmas?  Well, its a complicated story. Many mythical stories surround the Mistletoe. 476 more words


Raphael, The Runaway Winter Rabbit (A Short Story in Two Parts - Part One)

 Raphael was always dreaming about the world beyond the warren where he lived. Raphael’s brown nose was always sniffing the tantalizing scents and wondrous sounds coming for outside the warren. 589 more words



Some time ago, I befriended an adorable winter mouse, I named Bella, who wandered into my yard one day and became my friend for one long lonely winter.  1,010 more words

Karen Dowdall

The story so far...

I feel like all I do these days is write, read books about writing- and as much as I love to write and learn how to write better, I need another hobby. 1,120 more words


Writing Life Back Into The World

In the wake of her father’s death, a Malaysian author discovers the writer within and ends up writing herself into her country’s narrative.  http://www.worldliteraturetoday.org/2016/may/writing-life-back-world-bernice-chauly

My father’s untimely and tragic death when I was four made me a writer. 742 more words