Category Archives: Books

A New Day

A new day. A new month. What will this day be like? I wonder. For a young friend of mine, today is her wedding day! Because I’ve been sick, I’m being wise (I think) and am not going to the … Continue reading

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I’m Back…!!!

I’m back! Somehow I got logged out and couldn’t get logged back in!!! Today a friend set out to help me and she did!!! Enough on that… So much has gone on since I was on last. Let’s see my … Continue reading

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New Friends

Jerry and I made some new friends while we were in South Carolina. Our daughter, Christy, was having a house full of company with Max’s graduation and open house so her next door neighbors graciously offered their guest room for … Continue reading

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Books and Bookends

I love to read. I have soooo many books. This picture only shows a portion of them in my little reading room. The shelves actually go around the corner! Some of my favorite authors are: Glen Williamson (He was my dad!), … Continue reading

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Another Day

This is another day in the life of me. I’ve actually still got the crud I’ve had for a couple of weeks now. Today my ears feel plugged, it’s kind of like I’m deaf…but I’m not. It’s like I’m flying … Continue reading

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Here I Am…

Well, here I am sitting…lying on the sofa feeling sickly. Every few minutes I stop to cough or blow my nose.  I had a tooth break off this afternoon. Can anything else happen?  Oh yes, as I lay here complaining … Continue reading

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I read exciting, important, meaningful, action-filled books to our grandchildren, when I can, and to Jerry. I just ran across this picture of Sydney and me reading For This Cross I’ll Kill You by Bruce Olson. The name was changed on later editions to … Continue reading

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Published Books

The mail-person drove into our woods and delivered our mail to me personally! There was a package from my sister, Lorraine. In the package were three books! Two were the same, just two copies. It’s a book she just had published! Starter … Continue reading

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I’ve had a very busy but fun week with grandchildren. Five of them part of the time and two of them all of the time. Two were here for the week and three live next door. We have a path … Continue reading

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Skipping Christmas

Jerry and I enjoy reading books together. I read, he listens. We just finished reading Skipping Christmas by John Grisham. It’s a small book, not at all like his other books that have to do with court cases and mysteries. … Continue reading

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