Monthly Archives: March 2014

Book Review: Going Over by Beth Kephart

Title: Going Over Author: Beth Kephart Genre: YA historical fiction Publisher: Chronicle Books Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher Number of pages: 264 First line: We live with ghosts. Goodreads blurb: In the early 1980s … Continue reading

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The Sunday Salon – March 23, 2014

Time: 7:18 p.m., Saturday evening. Sitting in the living room, where Dad is watching the Agatha Christie movie Ten Little Indians, and Mom is working on a jigsaw puzzle. Thankful for: Old/new friends! My time meeting Carol was a pure … Continue reading

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“Today” by Billy Collins

If ever there were a spring day so perfect, so uplifted by a warm intermittent breeze that it made you want to throw open all the windows in the house and unlatch the door to the canary’s cage, indeed, rip … Continue reading

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