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rebbecca-hill's picture
From time to time, K. and I get together for lunch. We used to work together long ago and kept in touch. It's hard for me to believe she'll be 64 this year. I told her that her spirit is like a 30 year old to me and she has a glow about her–a youthfulness–that doesn't make her seem her age. K. is...
susan-sonnen's picture
prompt: bump   two beloved dogs       kissing one baby bump   NaHaiWriMo
orna-b-raz's picture
Shortly after our daughter was born we received an invitation to dinner and a seminar on baby safety. Since we were graduate students at the time and hardly ever went to restaurants, and the safety of our baby was a new concern, thus we gladly accepted. While the free dinner and the safety aspects...
steven-belanger's picture
Photo: Cover, from the book's Wikipedia page   Another of the Nordic Noir (this one takes place in Iceland) to become very popular in the last ten years or so, following in the wake of authors like Jo Nesbo, Stieg Larsson, Henning Mankell and many more.  Not reaping the rewards of...
steven-belanger's picture
More thoughts that don't have the steam (or maybe I just don't) to be their own blog entries.   --Completed 200 pages of my novel manuscript, and we're rolling right along.   --Sox's text polls are actually advertisements for AT&T and for whatever options are available.  For...
steven-belanger's picture
Photo: from kirkusreviews.com Guilt is Kellerman's best book in quite some time. I'd long given up on the author and on the series; things had just gotten too graphic, too gross, too judgmental. In short, Kellerman had gotten lazy, and his prose spoke of too much self-opinion and attitude and not...
michelle-matthews-calloway's picture
I'm always on the look out for a great quote. I saw a wonderful one yesterday (there was no attribute; else I would cite it). The quote said this: "Don't waste your precious energy on gossip, energy vampires, issues of the past, negative thoughts or things you cannot control. Instead, invest your...
sherrie-theriault's picture
  December 21   WHAT’S MINE IS MINE     I don’t always know how to get the dog off the baby.  The attacks are often sudden and always swift.  My shock at the reality delays my response, falters my steps and fogs my mind.  What should I do to disengage this assault...
andrea-alban-gosline's picture
November's Child is like sprinking rain, watering down on a windowpane. You're the voice of friendship, the song of the wild, applauding the spirit in every child.
sherry-parnell's picture
As a writer and an avid reader, I often hear people say, “I never have time to read a book”.  Odd since most of us try to manage our lives in a manner that saves time. If while reading this you are also listening to music while texting a friend as you play a computer game then you are...