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Cheap Wine

The Death of Jesus After this, Jesus, knowing that all was now finished, said (to fulfill the Scripture), “I thirst.” A jar full of sour wine stood there, so they put a sponge full of the sour wine on a hyssop branch and held it to his mouth. 180 more words


Montego Bay Beach Read: Bookends

This is the second book I read on vacation.

Sometimes it was hard to focus with the pool and beach to distract me!

This is an older Jane Green book that I hadn’t read. 316 more words


Blenko Glass Bookends

As mid-century modern design becomes ever more popular, BLENKO glass bookends are popping up frequently in antique shops.  BLENKO items are well known to glass collectors, as expressed in this… 177 more words


Should You Read While You Write?

A few days ago, in The New York Times two great authors, Zoë Heller and Anna Holmes, contributed to the column called ‘Bookends’. The topic was what authors read while they write. 618 more words


Counting the cars on the New Jersey Turnpike ...

One of my favourite songs is America by Simon & Garfunkel from their classic 1968 album Bookends. Written by Paul Simon in 1966, it concerns young lovers hitchhiking their way across the United States, in search of “America,” one both literal and physical.  174 more words