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Listen carefully for in silence you shall be defeated, yet it is in the absence of any tone that you shall hear the very first screech, shriek, yelp, holler, yell, or wail deafening in its incorporeality, its unearthliness, an existence that may be fact or fiction, still so far from the holy kingdom
When was the last time your mind danced when you read a book?
I ran across this question on LinkedIn and felt I had to respond. How are middle class Americans supposed to survive these economic times? With high prices on everything, health insurance, gasoline and the salaries not going up as high as they used to, it seems that for the middle class, single pare
Ah, the love poem! There is nothing else like it on earth. To use your words in a creative and beautiful way to show someone special just how very much they mean to you is such a marvelous thing. The poem is more than just words on paper. The poem is more than just the opinions of thoughts of the po
As parents, we are always looking for ways in which we can help our children, no matter what the situation. When it comes to their education, you can help your children grow with phonics worksheets. Soon after you begin, you will notice a huge change in the way that they read.
In this book, Hancock is asking us to see with different eyes. From cave art to fairies to shamanic activities to UFOs, he presents an intriguing possibility that other dimensions may exist and that the beings encountered are, as suggested in his subtitle, not physical beings but ancient teachers he
Watch out! Here they come. Inebriated and clueless, mentally incoherent. Prepared to kill someone. Of course the drunk driver rarely understands until we switch hands. And it is they who have to bury a mother prematurely at a graveside. Kiss a son or daughter goodbye before they graduate from high s
Children's books are sometimes the first point of call for early learning and it is a common misconception that children only look at the pictures. This is not true. Early readers learn to develop their imaginations and simulate experiences from books which are vividly illustrated, the story do
The vision shall continue, in the garden he shall scatter his seed, tears of compassion that flow sea, salt and brine. For it is in his heart that he so aptly comes to bleed in visions and appearances in ripples that cross my mind, for their is no other saviour or sweetness, pure tenderness clemency
Books are the storehouse of knowledge and they offer us immense wisdom and enlightenment. Without books it would be rather impossible to study and gain knowledge. However, sometimes you may not be an ardent fan of reading and it may be possible that you loathe reading thick books.
No matter how old or young you are you can look back and remember the special books you read as a young person. Whether you became an adult yesterday, a long time ago or absolutely refuse to make that transition in your life you can look back and think about the books that you loved in the past. The
The Go-Giver is a powerful parable in just over 100 pages.This beautiful little book is not only a business parable told with wit and grace but a life lesson that carries an important message for all of us to learn and to put into practice.
Kids often emit a frustrated groan whenever they hear the words book report. Generations upon generations have dreaded writing book reports, and there is no sign hat this will change any time soon. Some kids struggle when it comes to reading while some find it to be a great joy. However, even the be
Watching my daughter grow. I miss her when she's not home.