Tag Archives: Charles Dickens

A Devil’s Christmas Carol

“Do you remember last Sunday when I told you how much I love Christmas?” The Devil asked as he passed me the plate of homemade Christmas cookies. I selected something that looked like a brownie had married a peanut butter … Continue reading

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That Summer I Almost Hated Charles Dickens

With tomorrow being Bastille Day, Modern Philosophers, my mind can’t help but drift  back to that Summer when I started to hate Charles Dickens. It was the Summer before eighth grade.  Or was it the Summer after seventh grade?  It’s … Continue reading

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