Monthly Archives: February 2013

Book Challenge Update–15

Here is my review of the fifteenth book I read, or rather reread, for the book challenge. It was A Fatal Grace by Louise Penny, a Chief Inspector Armand Gamache mystery. In this book, Armand Gamache investigates two murders, one … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–First Light

Remember when you wrote down the first thought you had this morning? Great. Now write a post about it. The first thought I had this morning was that I had to be in Family Court this afternoon on my CASA (Court-Appointed … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Comedy of Errors (Not Such A Comedy–An Apology and A Retraction)

Murphy’s Law says, “Anything that can go wrong will go wrong.” Write about a time everything did — fiction encourage here, too! My post on Monday was a comedy of errors, and not such a comedy because it hurt my … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Happily Ever After

“And they lived happily ever after.” Think about this line for a few minutes. Are you living happily ever after? If not, what will it take for you to get there? At first blush, I would say “No,” I’m not … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–14

The fourteenth book I read for the book challenge (actually I read it awhile ago for the second time but I decided to include it since I read it again) was Still Life by Louise Penny. This is a Chief … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Buffalo Nickel

Dig through your couch cushions, your purse, or the floor of your car and look at the year printed on the first coin you find. What were you doing that year? I found a nickel on the floor of my … Continue reading

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Béook Challenge Update–13

I have read the thirteenth book for the book challenge, In Another Life, by French author Marc Levy, translated by Ruth Marshall. I must admit, I was a bit puzzled by this book. I usually quite like Marc Levy’s books. … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–12

I’ve finished the twelfth book for the book challenge. I read Saving CeeCee Honeycutt byBeth Hoffman. CeeCee Honeycutt is a twelve-year-old girl who lives in Willoughby, Ohio. She is the caretaker of his mentally ill mother, a schizophrenic woman, who … Continue reading

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Thursday, or Wednesday, Hodgepodge–Depends On How You Look At It

Wednesday Hodgepodge–A Bit Late, As Usual 1. When were you last on a ‘mountaintop’?  You may answer in the literal or figurative sense of the word.  I’m going to go with the literal meaning of mountaintop. It was quite a … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–A Plot Of Earth

You’re given a plot of land and have the financial resources to do what you please. What’s the plan? If I had been given a plot of earth and the financial resources to develop it, I would construct new children’s … Continue reading

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