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The Count of Monte Cristo

I was surprised when reading ‘My Year of Reading Dangerously’ that it is possible for an avid reader to find a book which just makes them feel complete – they continue to read after finding that book, but it’s that book which, actually, is all you would find you need. 261 more words


Face Off: Let's Get Literary

We started with the bad news this week.  The results from last week’s challenge had been calculated, and post-wedding fun, the judges send Missy packing.  Sad to see her go, but she really hadn’t put anything out great yet. 237 more words


The Sunshine Blogger Award

I was nominated for the Sunshine award back when I was still on hiatus. It kind of makes me feel bad, because I didn’t come on and still got nominated. 1,217 more words

Top 5 Wednesday: Required Reading

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey over on gingerreadslainey on Youtube. It is a weekly series where we talk about our top 5 picks for that weeks topic! 241 more words

Top 5 Wed

Book Quote of the Day: The Count of Monte Cristo

Life is a storm, my young friend. You will bask in the sunlight one moment, be shattered on the rocks the next. What makes you a man is what you do when that storm comes.

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{What's in a Name?} Maximilian

Welcome to a new category of posts.  Names can be unique and wonderful and I want to highlight some of those here.  Beginning with…

Maximilian.   225 more words


Motivational Monday (August 3, 2015)

“Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.” –Dalai Lama

“Don’t compare yourself to others, you are you. No one could come close to being you, even if they tried.” –Unknown… 35 more words

Motivational Monday