Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Heat of the Day by Elizabeth Bowen

Caroline at Beauty is a Sleeping Cat hosted a group read of The Heat of the Day by Elizabeth Bowen. Today it’s time to discuss the novel. When I read the back cover I was excited to read this one: … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (March 27)

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I hate colds

A quick post today. I have a couple of movies I need to review for my World Cinema Series; however, I’m beat today. I’ve been fighting a cold since this weekend. Actually for the past two days I’ve felt better, yet my energy level … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (March 26)

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All Quiet on the Western Front

Many claim that All Quiet on the Western Front is the greatest war novel of all time. Now I haven’t read that many war novels. However, I will say this is a damn good novel. If you only read one … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (March 25)

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The Shawshank Redemption

Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free. The above is the tagline for the film The Shawshank Redemption. I saw this movie when it came out in 1994 and to be honest, it didn’t have a huge impact on me. … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (March 24)

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Travel Photo of the Day (March 23)

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Travel Photo of the Day (March 22)

Technically this is not a travel photo. Today in London it is cold, windy, and rainy. I may have mentioned before that I’m ready for warm weather. Today’s weather is leaving me uninspired. I took this photo when we still … Continue reading

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