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Prairie Spring

I bring this poem to mind because it’s spring, and because it’s Willa; her poetry is so much like her fiction…

Evening and the flat land,

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O Pioneers! by Willa Cather

O Pioneers! is the first novel of the Great Plains Trilogy. Published over 100 years ago, Willa Cather offers great descriptions of the primitive lifestyle on the Nebraskan prairie.   ★★+

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The First Day of Spring!

It is the First Day of Spring! We have made it through the Winter and have arrived on the other side. I am re-reading an old favorite of mine; “My Antonia” by Willa Cather. 186 more words

"Before Breakfast," by Willa Cather

This is the third short story I’ve read by Willa Cather. Her style of depicting everyday life appeals to me. I’ve liked each Willa Cather short story better than the one I read before. 36 more words

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Wise Women

In honor of Women’s History Month, I’ve gathered a cornucopia of favorite quotes to inspire and energize us all:

“Inspiration usually comes during work, not before it.” 239 more words

Beautiful Book

“One writes to make a home for oneself, on paper, in time, in others’ minds.”
Alfred Kazin

What a gift to be introduced to a new author — one you end up loving and want to spend more time with! 468 more words