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A Few Words About “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up”

If I got rid of everything that didn’t inspire unfettered joy, I would be living in a bare cell. The vast majority of my possessions are hand-me-downs of one variety or another, in most cases, a make-do version rather than … Continue reading

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I read this book last year. It is an adventure story. This book belonged to my grandmother.

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My Career In Writing

When I was young, I wrote a lot of fiction, using mangy plots All about a fictional me Moving out to to the country Once out there, I would get my horse And I’d have a swell time, of course … Continue reading

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Books – 1965 (Read by Mom or that she meant to read)

My Heart Lies South – Elizabeth Burton de Trevino; Gone Are the Days – W. Bruce Bell; Menagerie Manor – Gerald Durrell; The Whispering Land – Gerald Durrell; Mexico – Erico Verissimo; Mexico Revisited – Erna Fergusson; Mexico Places & … Continue reading

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