Tag Archives: reading

NO, I’M NOT OPPOSED TO FAIRY TALES

After my post yesterday where I berated monster movies along with current real life horror stories, I decided I needed to say more. There is a trend in recent years to clean up Fairy Tales by removing the witches, giants, … Continue reading

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ZONKED!

Look!  Dan reads. Dan reads book. Look!  Kenlyn listens. Keni has thumb. Thumb in mouth. Look!  See Adalyn. Addy has hair. Addy is zonked. Look!  See Kenlyn. Keni is zonked. Where is thumb? Thumb gone bye-bye.  ************ Christmas memories from … Continue reading

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THE OLD COUNTY LIBRARY

The old library still stands.  It was here that I was first exposed to the joys of a library.  I discovered mysterious secrets solved by Nancy  Drew; sorrowed when Jo married the “old man” in Little Women;  dreamed of being … Continue reading

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LETTER TO JADALYN GRACE

Jadalyn, when I “wake up the house” I think of you, when I was take my meds, I think of you, when I put things in the pantry, I think of you, and when I sit in the rocker in … Continue reading

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