Tag Archives: The Scarlet Letter

Old Burying Point

Every weekend should be a three day weekend.  Not only did I get chores done around the house, I was able to have some relaxation time and some fun.  On Sunday I headed up to Salem, Massachusetts to check out … Continue reading

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Moving on

After reading The Scarlet Letter, Treasure Island was a breeze.  There’s adventure, treasure, a few scallywags, and a young hero.  If you have young children I suggest reading this work out loud to them.  It’s the perfect book for families.  … Continue reading

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Finally I finished it

Whew…I finally finished The Scarlet Letter.  And it never picked up for me.  I kept thinking of a comment I heard during a talk by Mary Higgins Clark, the suspense novelist, about 20 years ago.  Clark was laughing about a … Continue reading

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I want more!

When I started reading The House of the Seven Gables I was shocked that I actually liked the book.  The story gripped me and the writing was beautiful.  And I expected the same outcome for The Scarlet Letter.  However, I’m … Continue reading

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Why I’ve been silent

Greetings!  I have been busy the past couple of weeks, which is one of the reasons why I have been neglecting this blog.  On a positive note, I didn’t neglect the challenge.  I just haven’t been recording the progress.  I went … Continue reading

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