The Broken Girls—Simone St. James, 2018. 4/5
Obsessed with investigating the murder of her older sister, journalist Fiona uncovers an unsolved homicide and a malevolent ghost in this supernatural mystery. 276 more words
It was mid-April. Honorato was sent to the mountains. He had just turned 18.
His parents worried because he was tall, because he was good-looking, because he was the eldest and bore his family’s hopes on his slender shoulders. 81 more words
The sound of trumpets echoed through the town of Lansdowne, Ont., Saturday afternoon, as the community remembered the fallen veterans who served during the First and Second World Wars as well as in Afghanistan. 280 more words
The mother-in-law/daughter-in-law relationship isn’t something that’s usually celebrated, or even highlighted (at least in a positive light) in modern culture. But Lotte Weiss, a Holocaust survivor now living in Sydney, Australia, and her 67-year-old daughter-in-law, Thea, originally from New York, are two exceptions to that common old trope. 388 more words