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Thursday, September 22, 2022
The Herding Cats Weekly Link Round-Up
I used to herd cats quite well. I did it for a few decades for Target. Recently, I discovered that I'm no longer emotionally equipped ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
The Stolen Hours by Allen Eskens
First Line: Lila Nash counted her steps as she walked from the kitchen to the bathroom of her apartment. It's been a long, difficult...
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Mi Casa Es Su Casa
I've been culling photographs on and off for a few weeks now, and I thought I'd share a few from time to time. This week, I've c...
Monday, September 19, 2022
Mother Daughter Traitor Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal
First Line from Prologue: " Imagine-- it's a year from now, 1941, or maybe even '42-- and Germany and the Axis have won the w...
Sunday, September 18, 2022
On My Radar: Charles Todd's The Cliff's Edge!
Ever since I read Charles Todd 's A Duty to the Dead , I've been following the career of Nurse Bess Crawford. Watching Testament o...
Thursday, September 15, 2022
A Back in the Saddle Weekly Link Round-Up
I know last week was a bit of a cheat, so I'll try to make up for my abruptness. Denis is doing well. He's getting more and mor...
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt
First Line: Day 1,299 of My Captivity. Darkness suits me . Seventysomething Tova Sullivan has been working the night shift at the Sowell B...
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Some Book Lover's Art
"Three Friends" by David Hettinger How could I resist sharing this when I've spent so many peaceful, happy hours with two of...
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