Tag Archives: books

Feelings of Awe and Wonder

The tour guide led the way through the doorway, I looked up from adjusting the settings on my camera, stopped in my tracks, and had to catch my jaw before it hit the floor.  This was my reaction to the … Continue reading

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Applauding a friend!

I know that my blog has a photography theme, but today I am straying from the usual to help out a very close blogging friend of mine, T.B. Markinson.  She is a fairly new author to the literary world (yes, … Continue reading

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A Treasure Found

I really wasn’t planning on posting this weekend because as  most of you know Mike and I are visiting my parents in Kingston, Ontario, but I was so excited about a treasure I found today that I needed to share … Continue reading

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You’ve got to be kidding me!!!

It’s Mother’s Day, and I have had a fabulous weekend!  Yesterday I spent the whole day with my best friend, and we met Susanna Kearsley, an amazing author that I only recently discovered.  This morning I had a nice chat … Continue reading

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My Shadow

Books have always played a very important role in my life.  In fact, some of my earliest happy memories revolve around books, and one in particular that I have incredibly fond memories of is A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert … Continue reading

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Treasured Possessions

A couple of days before Christmas I was in a Chapters bookstore picking up a gift when my hubby called me over to a table that held some new releases.  Approaching the table my eyes caught sight of a beautiful … Continue reading

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Can you hear it??

Can you hear it??  I can – and it’s complete and total silence!!  After another wonderful but busy weekend, I am enjoying a day totally to myself at home.  Yesterday was Remembrance Day in Canada, and because it fell on … Continue reading

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