Category Archives: Books

I love books…the way they look and feel. Deckle edges make my heart beat faster. LOL.

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I’m reading this excellent book and…

During the depression, when people were out of work and had lost everything, the government paid artists to create.  That was a wonderful thing, but here’s the REAL kicker…those who had nothing, no jobs, or goods, had time to recognize … Continue reading

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What we are…a poem

there’s nothing in our past that isn’t part of us now everything that has happened to us or around us will be with us forever because we are the result of each of those things we are  the record of … Continue reading

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Too many schools teach too many kids to HATE reading because they force them to read the wrong books…

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Okay, so…

I was looking at poetry books on Amazon.  Have you ever noticed how many of them are on healing trauma,  brutality, insecurities, hateful encounters, pretty much life in general?  It seems to me that when there are that many books, … Continue reading

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Neil Gaiman…2 pictures

I like Neil Gaiman.  I like some of his work.  But I bought this book… because of this picture… I love this picture.  The artwork is so beautiful…I had to buy the book.  I haven’t read it yet, it’s on … Continue reading

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I put this on last year but it’s a WONDERFUL book for children…

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