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by San
Tue May 09, 2006 2:21 pm
Forum: Chocolat
Topic: Chocolat Tidbit #7 - Novel Cuisine
Replies: 7
Views: 3091

She writes so well about food that it makes me hungry. I have been to the Piedmont area once (is it really already 20 years ago) and I want to go back. And from the lovely Piedmont BANG in the Congo story, what a different world and again she writes so well about it. The short stories I have not rea...
by San
Tue May 09, 2006 2:06 pm
Forum: Chocolat
Topic: Tidbit #6 - Background on Chocolat
Replies: 9
Views: 1666

I like reading all these tidbits. I have the idea that I get to know more about the author by reading this. San
by San
Fri May 05, 2006 10:58 am
Forum: Chocolat
Topic: Chocolat Tidbit #4 - Bits from Interviews
Replies: 13
Views: 2543

Great interviews Liz , thank you ~ I find the tidbits very interesting and will look if there are more books of her translated in Dutch. Breakfast sounds good ! There are some ibbi "Bramenwijn" (Blackberry wine), "Schimmenspel" (Sleep pale sister), "vijf kwarten van de sinaasappel" (five quarters o...
by San
Fri May 05, 2006 10:40 am
Forum: Chocolat
Topic: Chocolat Tidbit #3 - More on Sleep, Pale Sister
Replies: 10
Views: 2288

Interesting to read about this book. So far I have only read Chocolat but after reading this I think I want to read more from this author. San
by San
Tue May 02, 2006 7:29 pm
Forum: Chocolat
Topic: ONBC Chocolat Tidbits
Replies: 26
Views: 4726

I am looking forward to the tidbits. I have read the book. I have to admit I was lazy and I have read the book in the Dutch translation. San
by San
Tue May 02, 2006 7:27 pm
Forum: Chocolat
Topic: Chocolat Tidbit #1 - Meet Ms. Harris
Replies: 17
Views: 4281

That was interesting to read. I didn't know anything about the author. San
by San
Tue Apr 11, 2006 4:44 am
Forum: The Monday Night Thread
Topic: Monday Night Thread ~ Have you been found by a pen?
Replies: 51
Views: 7115

I used to write everything with an old fountain pen I got from my father when I was 13. It was his old pen that he got when he become 21 (1932). It was a Waterman. A new writing point(?) was put on for me. I loved writing with it. About 7 years ago it starts to leak and it can't be repaired. I have ...
by San
Mon Mar 20, 2006 1:14 pm
Forum: Inamorata
Topic: Interview with Mina Crandon's Great-Granddaughter, Inamorata
Replies: 13
Views: 8487

Thanks Theresa for this great interview. San
by San
Sat Feb 11, 2006 5:06 pm
Forum: The Ginger Man
Topic: J. P. Donleavy Approaches 80, Anything but Gingerly
Replies: 3
Views: 481

Thanks Theresa that was a good read. San
by San
Thu Feb 02, 2006 1:07 pm
Forum: Inamorata
Topic: Inamorata Question #2 - Why This Story?
Replies: 30
Views: 2625

It's hard to say what attractions Johnny to some of these books he reads, but what attracted me was the mystery of it, talking about things outside of 'normal' experiences, seeking truth, curiosity about supernatural and life beyond. I love that stuff, so this was an enjoyable, quick read for me. I...
by San
Wed Feb 01, 2006 1:33 pm
Forum: Inamorata
Topic: Inamorata Question #1 ~ Would you?
Replies: 99
Views: 7211

what is a magic 8 ball, Theresa? I have visit a psychic several times. One was very spot on, he used nothing just looking to my aura (nearly scary, but also fascinating) but the other two I have seen were rubbish (they used pictures or jewelry). I tend to believe in it, but with big doubt. further I...
by San
Wed Jan 04, 2006 7:14 pm
Forum: Inamorata
Topic: Inamorata Discussion Update
Replies: 43
Views: 3456

Step one is made. I have ordered the book. Step two wait (impatient)for the book to arrive. Step 3 try to read it in time. Step 4 join the discussion.
by San
Tue Jan 03, 2006 4:31 pm
Forum: The Monday Night Thread
Topic: Monday Night Thread ~ Welcome to 2006!
Replies: 66
Views: 7464

I am a bit late but A happy new year for everybody. Resolutions. I don't make them, just as many of you. I do have some wishes for 2006. I wish that 2006 will be just as positive as 2005 was for me. I wish to lost a little more weight (The most is off already) I hope to find a new job quick (I'll be...
by San
Mon Dec 12, 2005 11:18 pm
Forum: The Monday Night Thread
Topic: ONBC Monday Night Thread - Holiday Traditions and Plans
Replies: 78
Views: 8329

It is nice to read about everyone's traditions. In my family their was never really a big christmas tradition, but we always celebrated the end of the year big. My husband was Mr. Christmas himself, so since being with him I only had to follow and let him do what he likes best (tree, decoration, foo...

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