Tag Archives: good writing

Easy Writer

It’s no secret I love to read. Been actually busy compiling my next reading list. I’ve come to recognize prose that’s easy on the eye, traveling swiftly from page to page. Omit needless words, comes to mind, the advice given … Continue reading

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My Coffee Cup Runneth Over

As I sit in bed, spilled Maxwell House all over me, good to the last drop, a phrase Teddy Roosevelt coined by the way, I’m thinking about Thanksgiving waiting patiently in the wings. It’s the day gratitude is the guest … Continue reading

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The Godfather, by Mario Puzo

 Though published in 1969, I first read it in 1972 after being captivated by the film. When I found it all dusty on my library shelf, we became inseparable until its last page was read, like we had never met before. … Continue reading

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Family Dinner

I don’t watch episodic television as a rule, but I do love the show Blue Bloods, Friday nights at 10 on CBS. I don’t watch it then, I usually go to CBS.com the following night viewing it on my computer. … Continue reading

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Man’s Best Friend

When you think about it, books and dogs have lots in common since they both have tales…lol          I did say no more book reviews but I thought I’d just share what I’ve been reading. You never know, something might be … Continue reading

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