Category: The Scarlet Letter

by Nathaniel Hawthorne. When you get into the first few chapters you’ll know why Hawthorne changed the spelling of his family name to distance himself from his Salem “hanging judge” ancestors. You’ll also be surprised at how strong Hester Prynne is.
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148–Be True! Be True!

148–Be True! Be True!

And…CUT! Today we end The Scarlet Letter. It’s sad. I’m just sayin’. Oh…gules! Listen for the extended deadline for the 2009 Challenge! Whoopie! Book Talk starts around 19min. But, on the happy side of things–Amy S. Foster’s new book (a signed copy of) is our October Incentive! Donate and get your...

147–The Final Shoe

147–The Final Shoe

Listening to Jeeves. Rolling around laughing while listening. And while we’re at it, Evelyn Waugh’s Decline and Fall made me laugh in the most horrible way. 2009 Challenge! GET THEM IN PRONTO! And a New Challenge! iPhone App Patterns! Listen for details. October Incentive! A signed copy of Amy S. Foster’s...

The Scarlet Letter - Hawthorne

146–Oy!

Oy vey! Can’t wait to find a headache remedy! (One more week…) Or learn more Yiddish. That might take my mind off the pain. Only two episodes left before the 2009 CraftLitâ„¢ Challenge! Get ’em in. And on that note–go reserve your space on the London, Bath, and Wales trip! Even...

The Scarlet Letter - Hawthorne

145–A Conundrum Inside an Enigma Wrapped in a Kumquat

What was it the ER docs couldn’t diagnose? A Migraine. Some conundrum, eh? Where was House when I needed him? So, today…reminder of the September Incentives–Mission Falls 136 Duet Catalog, and the Falls Catalog. Gaze at the beauty that may be your incentive. Don’t forget to visit the link above for...

The Scarlet Letter - Hawthorne

144–The Scarlet Letter • Annotated Audiobook

A Little Funny for you, a little Mission Falls 136 Duet Catalog, and the Falls Catalog. Gaze at the beauty that is your incentive. Don’t forget to visit the link above for the Craftlit 2009 Challenge Rules. Time’s-a-wastin’! http://media.blubrry.com/craftlit/p/traffic.libsyn.com/craftlit/CraftLit_144_091509.mp3Podcast (libsyn): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:19 — 52.5MB)

143–Is It Over Yet?

143–Is It Over Yet?

What a DAY! Brutal coming back from a nice weekend, but this was a little nutty, even by my standards. Here I sit, laptop in front of me, candle and matches next to me. Kinda a Laura Ingalls Wilder sorta night. Regardless, I was able to sketch a little on the...

The Scarlet Letter - Hawthorne

142–But Is It Ahhht?

A few quick things: What I did Saturday (and part of why I didn’t post on Thursday), a new  Etsy store by long-time listener,  a new Crafty mag that inspired me, And Mason Dixon from Knitting Out Loud, and the numbers are a-growin’ at Holiday Travel! Sign up NOW for the...

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141–Ow

Not much to post today. Checkout Mission Falls, though. The September incentive people! Whoopie! And don’t forget about the 2009 CraftLit challenge…like I keep forgetting to mention it on the ‘Cast… tra la la… http://media.blubrry.com/craftlit/p/medial.libsyn.com/media/craftlit/CraftLit_141_082009.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB)Get CraftLit Every Week: iTunes | Android | Google Play...