Poetry: Kipling – The Gods of the Copybook Headings

"As surely as Water will wet us, as surely as Fire will burn, The Gods of the Copybook Headings with terror and slaughter return!" Kipling - The Gods of the Copybook Headings

Poetry: Rossetti – In the Bleak Midwinter

In the bleak mid-winterFrosty wind made moan;Earth stood hard as iron,Water like a stone;Snow had fallen, snow on snow,Snow on snow,In the bleak mid-winterLong ago. I know very few poems by Christina Rossetti, but her winter and Christmas poems and songs have found a special place in my heart, and this one more than most. …

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Review: You’re Not Enough (And That’s Okay)

In a world attempting to cover up our guilt, shame, self-centeredness, and longing with the phrase "love thyself," Allie Beth Stuckey provides a frank and loving insight into why that is not true, and how to find real answers, in her book You're Not Enough (And That's Okay).

Review: Business Boutique

 Starting a business is hard. Starting one as a woman is possibly more so. Starting one as a wife and mother seems impossible. Feeling like you should just give up and take the easy route is, well, easy. That is where I was when I read this book. To say I was hesitant is an …

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