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The Fellowship of the Readers

Regular readers of this blog know that reading aloud is a big thing in the Renaud Empire. We have gone through many children’s books over the past couple years, including “The Hobbit” twice. For quite some time I have harbored … Continue reading

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My little hobbits

For Father’s Day, my daughters got me “The History of the Hobbit,” though neither of them probably knew that until after I opened the gift.

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A memory slipping away

How is it that the war once known as “The Great War” has become the forgotten war? Many disparate interests have gradually gotten me to think about World War I over the past few years. For example: Two of my … Continue reading

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