Author Archives: Rosemary Wolfe, NoChargeBookbunch

About Rosemary Wolfe, NoChargeBookbunch

Avid reader; published writer; itinerant walker; experimental cook...

Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett

A long plane ride and Ken Follett’s Edge of Eternity were perfect together. ¬†Both felt as though they would never end. ¬†Although Follett was rehashing well-known and recent history – from the turbulent sixties to the eighties, with a glimpse … Continue reading

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Literary Maine

Overwhelmed by the beauty of the foliage as I drive through Maine, I’ve decided Brunswick is my favorite place, maybe because it’s a college town. Although Longfellow wrote his first published poem at twelve years old, Bowdoin College was where … Continue reading

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Maine – Lobsters and Longfellow

As I conduct my personal survey of Maine lobster rolls, the colorful Fall leaves, lighthouses, and beautiful coastline offer a distraction. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s birthplace and childhood home, a brick house not far from the water in Portland,Maine, is now … Continue reading

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