Life Lessons on Regret

Everything changes, but sometimes all we can do is move forward, keep taking the next step forward, live boldly. Ted Hughes once wrote, "The only...

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Top 10 Reasons to Buy Used Books

Used books come in all shapes and sizes. Some are nearly new, while others have lived many lives, across the many owners who've seen...

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‘Hard Times’ in Context

Against a backdrop of the infamous Industrial Revolution, with all its purported social and cultural advancements, the masses of poor and unrepresented factory workers...

Boston Tea Party

We can follow the long progression of Colonial sentiments in the Revolutionary Period, from the initial rumblings through the Declaration of Independence and the founding of a...

The First Day – Christmas

December 1. It's the first day of Christmas, but I like to remember it as a few other things as well. After all, it's...
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What Writers Say About July? #Quotes

July always seems like a happy time to me. Perhaps it's because it's summertime. And, it probably also has to do with the fact...
Handmaid's Tale

Revisiting ‘Handmaid’s Tale’

The recent launch of the Hulu Handmaid's Tale mini-series has drawn us back to the trappings of Margaret Atwood's dystopian science fiction novel, but...

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What does a groundhog bring?

Everyone knows what it means when a groundhog peeps out of his burrow, on February 2nd, and sees his shadow. When it's a sunny day,...

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Why Prince Charles?

By now, you've probably seen that there's a new tell-all bestseller just released about Prince Charles and our ever-beloved Princess Diana, entitled Prince Charles:...

Banned Books

Peter Pan – Psychologist’s Legend

It's likely that you either love Peter Pan or you hate the idea of the narcissistic character, who refuses to grow up.  The stories...