For an occurrence to become an adventure, it is necessary and sufficient for one to recount it" from Jean-Paul Sartre
"Any book that helps a child form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him." ~ Maya Angelou
I was born in Wells Vermont, moved all the way to Granville New York, (5 minutes away) and decided it was too big city for my taste. I now reside once again in Wells Vermont with my husband and two children in a historic stage coach inn at the heart of the town. My best days are spent hanging with my family, cooking a huge meal, or floating on Lake Saint Catherine with a great mystery novel written by a brand new author.
"Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and intrusively invaded." - Fyodor Dostoevsky
"Existence is this, I thought, a start of joy, a stab of pain, an intense pleasure, veins that pulse under the skin, there is no other truth to tell." --Elena Ferrante
A Dutch "minimal pair"; two words with a single spelling or sound difference.
The second, a verb: to become, or becoming.
The first, a noun, plural: words.