A View from the Porch Swing: Musings on a Complicated Search for the Simple Life

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Broadman & Holman, 1998 - Literary Collections - 213 pages
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Oh, what visions of joy are ours, if we'll just take the time to look!

With all the social, political, and moral confusion pervading our modern culture, a little rest on a porch swing does a world of good. In the same unique style that produced the best-selling Worms in My Tea and Other Mixed Blessings, Becky Freeman reminisces about the beautiful experiences of her life, from childhood to motherhood and everything in between. These reflections, both funny and thought-provoking, express a yearning in us all to return to the simple pleasures of "sitting and swinging and shooting the breeze".

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Contents

Complicating the Simple Life
5
Chucklingfrom the Heavens
14
Napping in the Breeze
20
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Becky Freeman is an award-winning, best-selling author, national speaker and humor columnist, and a certified teacher and recent recipient of the Texas A&M Alumni Award in education for her contribution to the world of children s learning. Her many books include Mom s Everything Book for Daughters, Mom's Everything Book for Sons, Help! I'm Turning into My Mother, Milk & Cookies to Make You Smile, and Lemonade Laughter and Laidback Joy. Becky lives in Highlands Ranch, Colorado.

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