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A Brief Time-Out

The world will give you that once in a while, a brief time-out; the boxing bell rings and you go to your corner, where somebody dabs mercy on your beat-up life. 9 more words


The Secret Life of Bees: Rewriting Chapter 10 (Rock’s Point of View)

It was late at night when I heard soft, urgent footsteps ruffling the grass around me. Even in the dark, I could tell it was May, and I knew she was distraught. 1,017 more words

Creative Writing

Be True

“I think so much of writing is about the courage to express ourselves, to be true to our own voice, to find our vision, our voice, and put it out there. 396 more words

Weekend Reading | 02

I hardly cracked a book in May; the shop kept us super busy with Mother’s Day, weddings, corporate events and proms so it was a month of mostly work and not much play. 476 more words

Weekend Reading

The Secret Life of Bees

It took me a long while to get started on this novel, even though I’ve had it in Kindly (the Kindle) for awhile, and part of the reason was because, well, I don’t like bees. 234 more words


The Mermaid Chair

Have you heard? Sue Monk Kidd has a new book out! I’m so excited, and as soon as I can get my hands on it…I’ll review it! 259 more words


Book Reviews: The Secret Life of Bees, Outlander, and The Husband's Secret

I have often wondered if book reviewers are very self-conscious people. It is a curiosity to me because they are often very astute individuals that can pick up themes and nuances in a book better than most. 1,319 more words