I've never read any of her books, but my aunt gave me a couple of them a few years ago and they've been hanging around on my bookshelf in one of the piles of books on the floor next to my full bookshelves. I think I'll pick one up when I finish what I'm reading now. » 11/27/14 2:17pm Today 2:17pm

Thanksgiving is going to be different this year

I didn't write anything about it here, but earlier this year my grandma died. A few months ago my aunt and cousin, at whose house we usually had Thanksgiving, moved to another country. Of all the extended family that we spend holidays with every year, only my uncle is still here, and he has other plans. Ever since my… » 11/26/14 8:53pm Yesterday 8:53pm

Ugh, something somewhat similar happened to an old friend of mine, although not quite on the same level as they were teenagers. They got together when they were quite young and were one of those "in their teens and saying they plan on getting married" couples. He decided there were experiences he wanted to have that… » 11/21/14 6:59pm 11/21/14 6:59pm