Moral Tales: Strange Adventures

From The New-York mirror, and ladies’ literary gazette, Volume 4, 1827 Although the following little tale may apparently carry with…

An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving

By Louisa May Alcott, November, 1881. SIXTY YEARS AGO, up among the New Hampshire hills, lived Farmer Bassett, with a…

Lilacs

Lilacs, False blue, White Purple, Colour of lilac, Your great puffs of flowers Are everywhere in this my New England.…

A Good-natured Kiss

As to the salute, the ‘pressure of the lips— that is an interchange of affectionate greeting, or tender farewell, sacred…

In Heavenly Love Abiding

In heavenly love abiding, no change my heart shall fear. And safe in such confiding, for nothing changes here. The…