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Daring Believer

“Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance.”      Bruce Barton Daring believers — they’re a rare breed, aren’t they? They are the ones who stay up late … Continue reading

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Something Wonderful

A lovely moment in the opening pages of the glorious Anne of Green Gables: “She came out of her reverie with a deep sigh and looked a him with the dreamy gaze of a soul that had been wandering afar, … Continue reading

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Juicy Jottings

A story: One day, L. M. Montgomery was leafing through an old journal and came across this entry of hers, penned a decade before: “Elderly couple apply to orphan asylum for a boy. By mistake a girl is sent them.” … Continue reading

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Shelf Help

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.” Cicero “The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbors, kindle it at home, communicate it to others, and it becomes the property … Continue reading

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“Airy Voices”

“The moment we see our first darling brain-child arrayed in black type is never to be forgotten.” Lucy Maud Montgomery Wonderful, isn’t it, when the universe hands you a gift? For some reason I can’t explain, the idea of reading … Continue reading

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