Daily Archives: September 30, 2014

Book Review: Four Queens

Four Queens, The Provençal Sisters Who Ruled Europe, by Nancy Goldstone As the third book of my recent bookstore jaunt [1], this book proved to be an interesting one to read. It serves as a comparative biography of four sisters, … Continue reading

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Goodness Is Something You Don’t Have To Chase, ‘Cause It’s Following You

When I was a teacher in Thailand, one of the things I noticed particularly poignantly was the attitude of the scavenger cats who would continually pilfer food around the campus [1]. Despite the fact that these cats had an awful … Continue reading

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