Posts Tagged ‘Books’

The Origins of the Society

“At last”, he said. “We have been waiting for you for a long time.” The woman felt a chill run through her. The events of the past few minutes had thrown her world upside down. Recognising the woman was looking a bit perplexed, he offered her a cup of tea. Deciding the bookseller was eccentric […] Read more…

You're Never Alone With a Book

Reading is often called a ‘solitary’ activity. Fair enough, it’s something you do on your own, without needing the company of others – (sometimes, to avoid the company of others). You are never alone with a good book, though. Many happy hours of my life have been spent with my nose in a book, enjoying […] Read more…

Sunshine

Last week, I reflected that I needed more balance in my life. The word for this week could have been relaxation, but because the glorious sunshine was the catalyst for the chill out, the latter word wins. During the past few months, I have felt unable to relax as well as reluctant to do relax. Left […] Read more…

Ten books that have stayed with me – Part 2

I was nominated a couple of weeks ago to take part in the latest Facebook challenge to be doing the rounds – to list ten books that have stayed with you for whatever reason, and in no particular order. You are asked to not think too much about it, and the books can be any you like – […] Read more…

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