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Shore to Please

I’m a Jersey girl, born and raised. While I don’t live there anymore, I’m still fiercely loyal to my great home state and have to say, “People… if you would just drive 15 mins past Newark Airport you’d start to see why it’s called the Garden State!   1,160 more words

The Appreciation Factor

Beach Babies.

Summer Bucket List item #1

Last week we were finally able to squeeze in another day at the beach! Hurray! My sister and her husband had rented a condo at the shore for the week and invited us to come hang out so Hubby, Miss D and I packed up the car and headed south. 598 more words

Home & Family

Definition#276 Dusk

Dusk was smoothing breadths of silk
over the lake, watery amethyst fading to gray.
Denise Levertov from A Reward


The Shore - Sara Taylor

The Shore
Author: Sara Taylor
Publication date: May 26, 2015
Format: eARC
Genre: Literary fiction/magic realism/post-apocalypse (is that a genre?)/Southern gothic

I didn’t really know what I was getting into with The Shore. 851 more words

Book Review

The Shore

I’ve just finished reading, The Shore, Sara Taylor’s debut novel, which isn’t really a novel, but a collection of interwoven short stories.

The book is set on a group of islands off the coast of Virginia.   625 more words

Last Ten Books That Came Into My Possession

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by The Broke and The Bookish) is the last 10 books that made their way into my home. Can you guess what the (very obvious) most recent one will be? 394 more words


“Babies don't need a vacation, but I still see them at the beach...” (Steven Wright)

The rest of that title quote is: “It pisses me off! I’ll go over to a little baby and say ‘What are you doing here? You haven’t worked a day in your life!’” Unfortunately right now I’m working every day of my life and that pisses me off no end.   927 more words