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All Kinds of Families

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
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“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way” –Tolstoy   I grew up in a neighborhood of not-big houses on small lots. Most of […]
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Richmond Public Library – Moments in Time

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
Posted in Book Reviews
The history of Richmond Public Library began a century before the first library building opened.  The library timeline is a fascinating glimpse of readers (and movers and shakers) of a […]
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Read Around the World

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
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Happy Birthday, Will!

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
Posted in Book Reviews
  Dost thou think, because thou art virtuous, there shall be no more cakes and ale? — “Twelfth Night”     William Shakespeare was baptized on 26 April, 1564, so […]
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April is National Card and Letter Writing Month

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
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April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
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Very early one rainy morning, I let my five dogs outside for their morning constitutional before breakfast. Only four came back inside. The Rosebud, a sheltie-cavalier mix (and my only […]
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Optimistic in March

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
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A customer at work once said to me “please tell me your name is Sparkle.  If it’s not Sparkle, it totally should be”.  I was a little taken aback, as […]
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(Not) Nice Girls

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
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Romance in Color

Posted about 2 years ago by Meg Raymond
Lupercalia was an ancient Roman feast celebrated to welcome Spring.  By the 6th century, the pagan (read racy) aspects of the celebration were downplayed, and the holiday became associated with […]
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