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Mood Monday-Hey Rosetta!-Promise

Mood Monday

What is a promise? A declaration or assurance that one will do a particular thing, or that a particular thing will happen.

Okay, now, what is… promise? 544 more words

Music

The Rise of Silas Lapham by William Dean Howells

For a young and energetic nation, American novels really do tend to be pretty serious and dire. I mean, it might not seem that way. There are funny novels here and there. 410 more words

Books

Faith by William Dean Howells

……………………..Faith

If I lay waste and wither up with doubt
The blessed fields of heaven where once my Faith
Possessed itself serenely safe from death; 45 more words

Poetry

American Authors - WIF Unknown HOF

10 Important American Writers

You Don’t Know About

King Solomon says in Ecclesiastes, “To the making of many books there is no end and much devotion to them is wearisome to the flesh.” Maybe that’s why the literary canon appears both in flux and static. 1,788 more words

Blogging

17 Must-Read Books*

  said,

  ” To write is to write is to write is to write

is to write is to write is to write.”

 She spoke the truth. 447 more words

Joker Poe, Part 5: The Jingle Man

“Ha! ha! ha! – he! he! – a very good joke indeed – an excellent jest. We will have many a rich laugh about it at the palazzo – he!

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Humor In America