What We’re Reading: “W” is for Wicked

Here at the Writeonsisters, the last Saturday of the month is always What We’re Reading. This month it also happens to be “W” day of The A to Z Blog Challenge. There are many book themes we could have picked that start with W (writing, whodunit, war, etc.), but we chose “wicked.” I guess we’re …
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What We’re Reading for Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month and the National Women’s History Project decided on the theme: Women of Character, Courage and Commitment. As I ponder the contributions of both noted and everyday women, I can’t help but reflect on the changes I’ve witnessed in just my lifetime. From my grandmothers who worked as seamstresses in fashion …
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What We’re Reading For The Dark Days of Winter

As February ends, the last days of winter smother us. They wear us down, planting within us a keen desire for change, any change, anything to bring light into the darkness of the season. For some of us, snow lingers thickly around our ankles and spring is still an anticipated treat, too far away to …
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What We’re Reading This Month: All About Love And Madness

Love is the best reason to live. We love our children, our pets, our partners, and love in its various forms has inspired poets and writers for centuries to do their best work. We hanker after romantic love because there’s nothing quite as exhilarating or fulfilling, so we pursue it, offer and accept it wherever …
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What We’re Reading This Month: Books That Make Us Thankful

Books can take us places we yearn to explore, introduce us to characters we’d love to be, and allow us to live our dreams no matter how impossible. Such books help us escape our own troubles, at least for a while. But books can also take us to dangerous places, introduce us to despicable people, …
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What We’re Reading This Month: Fall and Family

In homage to autumn and Thanksgiving, our theme this month is FALL AND FAMILY. I hope we all share memories of days of pumpkin and apple picking, baking pies and making homemade applesauce. As both children, and the keeper of children, we can’t deny the pure delight of the delicious aromas and tasty delights that …
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What We’re Reading: For Halloween

Sometimes what you really need is a great book. The Sisters can sympathize. As writers, we are avid readers. On the last Saturday of each month, we will share our book picks for the current season. Nothing sends me under the covers with a book faster than the first wisps of autumn. The family has …
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