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INTERESTING LITERATURE on the word ‘Serendipity’

The wonderful blog Interesting Literature takes a look at one of my three favorite words–serendipity!! And, serendipitously, the story that inspired the origin of the word–The Three Princes of Serendip–is a frame tale I hope to review in this space one … Continue reading

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For Your Epiphany Reading–O. Henry’s The Gift of the Magi

On this morning of Epiphany, I feel inspired to reread O. Henry’s classic short story, The Gift of the Magi.  In wonderful serendipity, it’s free and available to everyone through Project Gutenberg, which in itself reminds me of light coming … Continue reading

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I read the news today: serendipity edition

As I wait for the official release of The Button Collector on Monday, May 6, I browse the internet for related stories.  This morning, I came across this story about Deb Chrowl,  a button collector in Oregon, that gave me goosebumps … Continue reading

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