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Vera Brittain | Vera Brittain

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© 2013 Jeanne Powell   [all rights reserved]   Early on a foggy Sunday morning and I am running late.  Shaking off the natural urge to slow-stretch and go back to sleep,  I gather what seems useful and pour everything  into whatever oversized purse  I’m...
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My mom’s best friend called me on my mother’s birthday to let me know that she hasn’t forgotten that date. The friend is 97 year old and my mother has been dead for almost 20 years. Still I wasn’t surprised, isn’t that what  best friends are all about, to be there for you forever and ever? My...
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WAR HORSE a film review by Jeanne Powell “War Horse” is a spectacular adventure story, with a touch of fantasy, set against the canvas of the Great War (1914-1918).  Director Steven Spielberg’s latest film is adapted from an acclaimed children’s book written by Michael Morpurgo, an award-...