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A Look At My Week

Hi Everyone, thanks for joining me this week. I’m all about Christmas reading today. I have always read various traditional Christmas books and watched traditional movies such as A Christmas Carol, White Christmas and so forth. I also like to … Continue reading

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My First Book Of The Year, Plus A Few Others

As you may have noticed, Joyfully Retired is having a slow start to the new year. My husband and I went to Portland for the holidays, but we extended our stay to see our eldest granddaughter’s high school dance performance. … Continue reading

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Holiday Reading: Amazing Peace

AMAZING PEACE – A Christmas Poem by Maya Angelou Paintings by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher Every fan of Maya Angelou will savor the reading of this beautiful book. It’s a pleasure for all the senses. The paintings are a … Continue reading

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I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou Random House, 1969 Genre: Classics It took me a long time to read this book. Not because it was boring or inferior, but because it was so incredibly good. I … Continue reading

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