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Category Archives: Diane’s Favourite Things

Sounds (from spring)

{I wrote this in the spring and never posted it. I’m feeling like reviving an old draft while I mull over a brand new post. What! Yes, I plan to actually post something on this ol’ blog of mine.} I realize we live in a world that is abuzz with sounds, mostly sounds from techy […]

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“Tamrac’s Maggie Has Moxie” January 1999 – January 2012 Dear Friends, It is with a heavy and pained heart I share with you that our dear Maggie May Muggins Magoo (as we often dearly called her) died in our arms last week. In her 13 years with us she brought John and I so much […]

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Favourite Things

Since I’m not working at the moment, and because I’ve had some recent discussions relating to favourite things and recommendations, I’m adding something a bit different to these pages. From time to time, in addition to some of the book recommendations I have shared, I’m going to add an occasional post about some of my […]

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I Heart Reading

I definitely recommend this novel whether for yourself or as a gift, Resistance by Anita Shreve Who are your favourite heroes (heroines) in fiction? This is one of the questions posed by CBC in their version of Proust’s Questionnaire. One day I would love to play the questionnaire and respond to each question. In the […]

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