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Book Review: The Boy Between Worlds by Annejet van der Zijl

The Boy Between Worlds by Annejet van der Zijl My rating: 4 of 5 stars The first third of this book is about the background and is almost a history lesson. The pace is extremely slow and somewhat boring. Once … Continue reading

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Inter-Faith Marriages #MondayBlogs 

Originally posted on But I Smile Anyway…:
On Saturday morning I received a message from a friend. She had forwarded a screenshot to a few of us friends, of an Instagram post from a Sikh Youth group here, supposedly educating…

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Your Bigotry Makes Me Stronger.

This is a very well written piece. The author uses it to open the pressure valve on her personal pressure cooker, but she tells us a lot about herself and the cruel world that she encountered. Her last line tells … Continue reading

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Book Review: Crossing Qalandiya

Crossing Qalandiya by Daniela I. Norris and Shireen Anabtawi My rating: 5 of 5 stars This book consists a series of letters between two ordinary, yet remarkable, women. One is Israeli, the other is Palestinian. They met in Geneva and … Continue reading

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No Prejudice – again – Writer’s Quote Wednesday

I apologize for re-using one of my previous contributions to Writer’s Quote Wednesday , hosted by Colleen Chesebro of silverthreading.com and Ronovan’s Be Wonderful on Wednesday (#BeWoW): (originally posted on 16 September 2015). However, I immediately withdraw my apology because … Continue reading

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No Prejudice – No Hate

I recently posted a blog in Silver Threading’s Writer’s Quote Wednesday slot, and Ronovan’s Be Wonderful on Wednesday page, regarding my strongly held view on prejudice. Today, I spotted the following image on Facebook. It says it all really. The … Continue reading

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Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Prejudice

This is my latest contribution to Writer’s Quote Wednesday, hosted by Colleen Chesebro of silverthreading.com. This week, I also want to link it back to Ronovan’s Be Wonderful on Wednesday (#BeWoW) share. I encourage you all to follow these links … Continue reading

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