Tag Archives: Reading

closet to reading nook

A room without books is like a body without a soul.  ~ Cicero Harry Potter had his own little cupboard under the stairs. He lived there, dreamed there, dreamed of getting away from his despicable aunt and uncle and cousin … Continue reading

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peace, solitude, the arboretum

“The Arboretum now nurtures people in the same way it once nurtured trees. It feeds their spirits and souls, their minds and bodies. It provides somewhere to put down roots, to be part of and give strength one to another … Continue reading

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Could you really go green?

It was not until we saw the picture of the earth, from the moon, that we realized how small and how helpless this planet is – something that we must hold in our arms and care for. ~ Margaret Mead   … Continue reading

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Beat the heat. Read.

What better way to deal with the triple digits of summer than to stay put and settle back in your easy chair to read. Nothing like getting your hands on an adventure to another realm, a touch of romance, a splash of suspense, … Continue reading

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And the Liebster Award goes to…

Getting to know new blogs is a fantastic way to connect with more people. Katherine at The Fashion and Mind…Travel! blog has nominated Romance, Suspense, & Chocolate for the Liebster Award, which we gratefully accept. In order to keep the nominating process going and allow … Continue reading

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An Ambien state of mind

“I’ve been all over the world and I’ve never seen a statue of a critic.” ~ Leonard Bernstein I don’t sleep much, never have. That’s especially true when I’m in the middle of a manuscript. My mind is usually going in … Continue reading

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San Diego abounds with fun and food

“People who love to eat are always the best people. – Julia Child” On our weekend trip to San Diego we may have missed out on its infamous Comic-Con by days but we made up for it by eating and drinking … Continue reading

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