Tag Archives: Books

The Lighthouse

The continent was limited and finite. Extending beyond into the North Atlantic, as if by an afterthought or the remnant of a retreat, there was a solitary stone islet. Barely a hundred yards in diameter, it looked at first glance … Continue reading

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No Expectations

Libraries literally aren’t just a place to obtain books for free. They’re one of the few public spaces left in our society where you’re allowed to exist without the expectation of spending money…..@_Amanda_Killian They also open a new world of … Continue reading

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Opening Paragraph Quiz

It’s been a few years since I’ve last read this book.  First introduced to me in the late 1980s, I have read or listened to (I have it on cassette) this story dozens of times. There are parts that I … Continue reading

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A Lost Art

For the people who appreciate the feel of a book in their hand and the smell of ink and paper, here is a guide to preserving your investments.   You are welcome.

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A Paradox

When but a little boy, it seemed My dearest rapture ran In fancy ever, when I dreamed I was a man – a man! Now – sad perversity! – My theme Of rarest, purest joy Is when, in fancy blest, … Continue reading

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Our Hope

    we are all just books waiting for someone to read us and say “that makes sense” author unknown

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