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WWW Wednesday (1-29-14)

“The day began with sour milk and just got worse.”  Fever: A Novel of Typhoid Mary by Mary Beth Keane. W…W…W…Wednesdays is a weekly reading prompt hosted by MizB at Should be Reading.  TO PLAY ALONG, JUST ANSWER THE FOLLOWING THREE … Continue reading

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WWW Wednesday (1-15-14)

“I debated telling him about Uncle Sunny getting an assful of buckshot, but decided against it.” – Takedown Twenty, Janet Evanovich W…W…W…Wednesdays is a weekly reading prompt hosted by MizB at Should be Reading.  TO PLAY ALONG, JUST ANSWER THE FOLLOWING … Continue reading

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2014 Catch Up Reading Challenge (Unofficial??) List

Last year I stumbled across the “Catch Up Reading Challenge” hosted by Tammy at Books, Bones & Buffy. It looked like it would be a fun adjunct to the Tewksbury Public Library’s 50 Books Challenge and it was! So, I … Continue reading

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Catch Up Reading Challenge – Review 4

As I mentioned in a previous post, I have put off reading Carrie by Stephen King for a long, long time. I am now sorry I did. When giving tours of “Stephen King’s Bangor”, I would always tell the story … Continue reading

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Musing Mondays (February 18, 2013)

Musing Mondays (hosted by Should Be Reading) asks you to muse about one of the following each week… • Describe one of your reading habits. • Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose … Continue reading

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Second Generation Franco-Americans

I originally wrote what follows for a history class at the University of Maine. I was cleaning out some boxes and ran across the rough draft of this project. I decided to clean it up a bit and share it. … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge #1

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. The question below was posed as the Weekly Writing Challenge by WordPress.com. How do you prefer to read, with an eReader like a Kindle or Nook, or with an old school … Continue reading

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Musing Monday (February 4)

Musing Mondays asks you to muse about one of the following each week… • Describe one of your reading habits. • Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose that/those book(s). • Tell us what … Continue reading

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Catch Up Reading Challenge – Review 2

Let’s get you caught up: Walk…walk…walk..BANG! BANG! He’s dead. He’s alive. He dies. He’s alive. Vicious lobsters…three doors…more walking. Train ride…riddles…more walking. BANG! BANG! Save the worlds!! Now that you are all caught up, let’s talk about Wolves of the Calla.  … Continue reading

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2012 Reading Recap

23,031!  117:31! If my math is correct, this is the number of pages I read and amount of time I listened to audiobooks in 2012. I participated in two reading challenges in 2012 – the Tewkbury Public Library’s 50 Books … Continue reading

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