Monthly Archives: September 2013

Found in Translation (หาในการแปล)

Denn also hat Gott die Welt geliebt, daß er seinen eingeborenen Sohn gab, damit alle, die an ihn glauben, nicht verloren werden, sondern das ewige Leben haben. Johannes 3:16               Friday evening, July 1, 2011. I’m fifteen time zones away from … Continue reading

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Gotta Go Visit My Handsome Grandpa

This is strictly tongue-in-cheek for all my fellow grandmas and grandpas out there . . . Once upon a time there was a nice girl named Kira. She was almost eight years old and very beautiful, with gorgeous hair and pretty … Continue reading

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Book Review: “Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock”

  Wonderful and Wrenching   This is a gripping tale born out of an Everest of research. David Margolick chronicles the brutal, crass attack heaped upon Elizabeth, a black high school student who volunteered to help integrate Central High School … Continue reading

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Book Review: “The Art of Fielding”

Wasted Brilliance Two things first: Harbach is an extremely good writer. This is not a boring book; the story does not “go off the rails,” as the one-star reviews complain, and the time it takes to read it is not … Continue reading

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