Tag Archives: Reading

Reading Nirvana

I read mysteries, and I won the library lottery last week when I was notified that books by four great authors were ready for pickup within a few days of each other. ūüďö What sequence did I read them? Jesse … Continue reading

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Summertime

We’ve had high temperatures, high humidity, and a heat index around 100 for too many days.¬†It’s hot. It’s dry. It is¬†really dry as you can see from the¬†lack of water flowing over the¬†Cocheco Falls. Geez, there’s grass and weeds growing … Continue reading

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End of January

It has been cold here but no snow, not even a flake. It almost makes me feel guilty after watching the news reports on all of those folks stuck for hours on the highway, but we have lived through our … Continue reading

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I will survive

I think I will anyway. So far, 2016 has run over me¬†like an eighteen wheeler barreling down I95 towards Boston. The day before New Year’s Eve my husband and I both came down with something. It’s way more than a … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

About twelve years ago, after a cross-country move and an entire¬†year with only the clothes in my¬†suitcase, I¬†became somewhat of a minimalist. This includes not needing to own books. I read every day. There is a book sitting next to … Continue reading

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Weekend

What kept you busy this past weekend? On Friday, we went with our granddaughter to see Lincoln with tremendous acting performances by Daniel Day Lewis, Sally Field and a very talented supporting cast. It was so well done it was … Continue reading

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