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Who was that?

copyright 2018 Who was that? He was a complete stranger – Never saw him before in my life, Which is somewhat odd, Considering how he was dressed, I see a lot of those at the library. He called my name … Continue reading

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List of Katy’s Christmas Originals

I realise that, having had this blog for nearly eight years, I have accumulated a collection of original Christmas stories. As I will likely not get one done this year, I am compiling all of my previous ones into one … Continue reading

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What’s the Big Deal?

Season’s Greetings! It is once again the Christmas holiday season and we are being bombarded with songs, commercials, warm fuzzies, charity appeals, homemade baked goods, store-bought baked goods, candy, and perennial controversy. I don’t normally like to rant too much … Continue reading

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The Grinch (2018) – A Wonderful New Twist

The Grinch (2018) While some whine about “too many remakes” or “don’t remake a classic”, I found that the new 2018 version of The Grinch was delightful. It was the perfect middle ground: it was sweet, colourful, wholesome, and whimsical … Continue reading

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Fixed No Fixed Address

This is my annual Christmas story. For an earlier short in this universe, see No Fixed Address. Fixed No Fixed Address copyright 2018 Entre le bœuf et l’âne gris Dort, dort, dort le petit fils Mille anges divins, mille séraphins … Continue reading

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Third Time Isn’t Quite the Charm

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 11, Episode 19 (Home for the Holidays)   So we come to the third Murdoch Mysteries Christmas special! It was delightful, but not as uplifting as the 2016 edition. It had beauty, charm, and comedy, but it … Continue reading

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Meditations on The Nutcracker Ballet

Meditations on The Nutcracker Ballet Despite how ubiquitous The Nutcracker is around Christmas – its music especially, if not the ballet or story itself (in fact, some of the music even makes it into non-Christmas-themed commercials), I realise that it … Continue reading

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