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Introducing Tommy

Dodging Shells is about a Canadian soldier fighting through Italy in World War II. Tommy tells his own story, through letters to his twin sister in Toronto. He’s young–only nineteen when the book begins with the invasion of Sicily–but he’s … Continue reading

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And Now, For Something Entirely Different…

My new book, Dodging Shells, has finally been published. And if you were expecting something more along the biblical line, you’re in for a surprise! Just when you thought I’d spared you all those tedious battles in the Old Testament, … Continue reading

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The Woman’s Bible

Iā€™m not the first woman who has tackled the Old Testament. Oh, by no means! Elizabeth Cady Stanton was born in New York State in 1815. Daughter of a judge, she had an unusually fine education . . . for … Continue reading

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Here’s how it started…from the beginning

I was sitting on the deck one summer afternoon, telling my daughter about a few of the more obscure details of biblical law Jewish scholars have chosen to debate over the years — laws that had long since lost their … Continue reading

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