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Trustee from the Toolroom – by Nevil Shute Book Review

If you like reading about innovative, hard working men who justly treat one another, this novel is for you! The trustee is a deceptively small man, leading a small life. But when an incredible challenge presents itself, he decides to answer the call and go on a seemly...

A Vocation – by William A. Bouguereau

The definition of vocation is a strong feeling of suitability for a particular career or occupation. A prolific painter, Bouguereau himself has painted over 800 paintings in his lifetime. He is considered the master when it comes to depicting the human body. He is...

How I Facebook – 1- Beauty for the Soul.

Many people struggle to derive beauty from Facebook among a clutter or negative news or memes their friends share. As a result, many give up on Facebook. Not me. I love Facebook, but only because of the way I manage it. First of all, I've downloaded FB Purity, which...

Reasons to Read Travel Secrets – 2 – Transformation

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page" - St. Augustine. I used to think I knew what poverty was, but when I backpacked through South America in my early twenties, I had realized I was way off. The poverty in Peru and Bolivia was far worse...

Reasons to Read Travel Secrets – 1 – Insight

Lots of people feel they've seen and read it all. Such a person might pass up on Reading Travel Secrets because it's "just another novel about a transformation of a shy woman into a confident one." Other than the fact that I love books about transformations like...

Travel Secrets Rio Book Review

I always get excited when I get a stellar review like this one: "Adventure and Romance in Rio" "This was a delightful read about a young woman who decides to leave her comfort zone geographically and spiritually, discovering along the way that she is stronger than...