Monthly Archives: October 2016

Travel: Sights around Montreal

Here are some of the curious sights we saw in beautiful Montreal. Notre Dame Walking Around Old Montreal Chinatown The Shopping District What we ate: Advertisements

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Travel: Quebec City

We took a charter bus from Montreal to Quebec City, and while efficient, I must say the three hour ride was one of the dullest I have ever seen. Nothing but plains and tiny little nondescript towns every hour or … Continue reading

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What I am Reading: A Hero of France

This is not normally a novel I would pick up, but more on that in a moment. Alan Furst is a well-known espionage writer who writes exceptionally well about World War II and the occupation of France.This novel forces you … Continue reading

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What I am reading: The Secret Language of Stones

The Secret Language of Stones, by MJ Rose was surprisingly easy to get into. I found myself drawn to the plot almost instantly, even though the elements of the story itself defied belief. In essence, the story is about a … Continue reading

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