Tag Archives: Holidays

Quote of the Week

You try for a little happiness, and what do you get? A few memories and a fat stomach. -Charles M. Schulz, The Complete Peanuts, Vol. 8: 1965-1966   I think Sparky just summed up Thanksgiving.  Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!  And if you … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

The wind outside nested in each tree, prowled the sidewalks in invisible treads like unseen cats. Tom Skelton shivered. Anyone could see that the wind was a special wind this night, and the darkness took on a special feel because … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Eye of newt, and toe of frog, Wool of bat, and tongue of dog, Adder’s fork, and blind-worm’s sting, Lizard’s leg, and owlet’s wing,— For a charm of powerful trouble, Like a hell-broth boil and bubble. Double, double toil and … Continue reading

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Review: The Edgar Allan Poe Audio Collection

3.5 Stars I’ve read a few of Poe’s stories and poems and I’ve attempted to read others only to come to the conclusion that they, like the plays of William Shakespeare, are most enjoyable when performed. In this case performed … Continue reading

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This Holiday is Interfering with My Reading!

Between all the shopping, decorating, baking, wrapping, and getting together with loved ones, there isn’t a lot of time left for reading.  The Christmas season has never been a big reading time for me.  Instead, I play Christmas movies as I … Continue reading

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