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English Matters: A Post for English Majors Everywhere

Last week one of the bloggers I follow, Linda at The Task at Hand, wrote an entertaining piece about spelling correctly in this age of spell-check.  619 more words

Books And The Literary Life

My Life in 10 Objects: (# 8) Pen and Notebooks

” . . . the tools we use to write, read, and otherwise manipulate information work on our minds even as our minds work with them . 344 more words

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My Life in 10 Objects: (#2) My Library Card and Books

“One book has always led to another with me . . .”
— Louis L’Amour, Education of a Wandering Man

“Dreams, books, are each a world; and books, we know… 446 more words

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The Breath of Kindness

“Oh, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person:  having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but to pour them out.  Just as they are — chaff and grain together, knowing that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping,and then with the breath of kindness, blow the rest away.” 205 more words

Books And The Literary Life