Snowflakes

Merry Christmas!

This Christmas may you have… “Walls for the wind And a roof for the rain, And drinks bedside the fire, Laughter to cheer you, And those you love near you, And all that your heart may desire.”

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White Horse (Seven Seals Redux, #1): White Horse – Chapter 3

THREE After a quick squeal of devices powering off, an ominous silence filled Sarah’s bedroom. The only sound was the faint whir of her laptop’s fan and Jibber’s breathing. With the big baby of a dog still on her lap, Sarah dialed her sons again to warn them not to go outside, but there was …

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White Horse (Seven Seals Redux, #1): White Horse – Chapter 2

TWO Even though it seemed safe at the moment, Sarah knew things were not right. She felt it in her gut, or maybe it was the way her skin tingled when she was outside. Either way, her instinct told her to stay out of the light emanating from the sky. As she began drawing the …

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White Horse (Seven Seals Redux, #1): White Horse – Chapter 1

ONE Revelation 6:1–2. 1 Now I saw when the Lamb opened one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures say, as with a voice of thunder, “Come!” 2 And I saw, and behold, a white horse, and its rider had a bow; and a crown was given to him, …

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Gustave's Teashades

Gustave’s Teashades

Gustave was wearing this pair of dark, round-lensed sunglasses when he first came into Cassie’s bookshop. They’re called teashades or John Lennon glasses and were made popular by members of the 1960s counterculture. Teashades was also used to describe glasses worn to hide the effects of recreational drugs.

Painting of Maybury State Park by Jill Wagner

Off-Topic: Paintings of Michigan Parks

I came across Paint the Parks on the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. As a lifelong Michigan resident, I enjoyed the paintings of some of the state parks. The painting I’m featuring in this post is one of my favorites. These paintings are an artistic tour of Michigan state parks as seen today. In celebration …

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