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Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching: A Book about the Way and the Power of the Way by Ursula K. Le Guin

Let me answer a question that some of you may have, being, “Is that the same Ursula K. Le Guin that writes science fiction?” Yes. The author of The Left Hand of Darkness, a sci-fi novel that it is said … Continue reading

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How We Got to Now (Book Review)

Take a moment and ask yourself, “Where would we be without glass?” Many of you are reading this through glass; the glass of your computer or tablet screen, or the glass that rests in a frame on your nose. Heck, … Continue reading

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Sherlock Holmes: The Ultimate Collection

Last night I finished reading Sherlock Holmes: The Ultimate Collection (Illustrated). It is a collection of all four of Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes books, and 54 of the short story serials published in the papers of the time; supposedly … Continue reading

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Rekindling the Flame

Christmas is over and the New Year is but days away. Being older, there weren’t a lot of presents under my tree. It is just the nature of things. But with Christmas comes a little extra, so I decided to … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Movie Review)

The Hobbit is the book that got me hooked on reading. I actually started with The Fellowship of the Ring, it being a book that was at hand at a time in need. Without completing it, the next day I … Continue reading

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