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Read Any Good Books Lately? Yes, I Have!

When I was growing up, one of my favorite places was the old Barron Library in Woodbridge, NJ. The architect had built churches but never a library so the Barron looked like a church. But it smelled deliciously like old books. Step into Birchwood Inn’s spacious library, and you instantly know I’m a life-long avid […]

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We Girls Have A Lot to Celebrate in March

The First Ever Berkshire Festival of Women Writers

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… this is going to be one “wow” foliage…

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A Must Read

I’m sorry to interrupt you, Quinn, but I would like to tell your fans about a wonderfully engaging book I just finished — Pulitzer Prize winning author Geraldine Brook’s People of the Book. It happens to be a wonderful coincidence that I read this book just before Passover. The famed Sarajevo Haggadah (a Haggadah is […]

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Cuddle up with a Good Read

Big (hopefully last) snowstorm forecast. As you know, I can’t read but Ellen can and does! A lot! I have overheard her recommend a winter’s worth of reading. Grab some popcorn, light the fire, and curl up and read. Out Stealing Horses, Per Petterson. If Not Now, When?, Col. (Ret). Jack Jacobs (an old friend). […]

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