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The handywoman stories

by Lenore M. Coberly

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Swallow Press/Ohio University Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • West Virginia -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLenore McComas Coberly.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3553.O227 H36 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 155 p. :
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3954990M
      ISBN 100804010447, 0804010412
      LC Control Number2001055126

        Writers Have No Age: Creative Writing for Older Adults, Second Edition is a book for writers by writers. Unlike the first edition, which was aimed at teachers of writing, this edition is aimed at writers themselves. This book will help older writers value themselves and their potential, and increase the pleasure and satisfaction found in : Taylor & Francis.   Posts include: Humorous stories, Life Experience, Children's Book Reviews, Home of Tuesday's Question~ 11/18/ If I was a Handywoman, I wouldn't need a Handyman If I was a Handy woman, I would not need a Handyman. Nope, I would be fine and dandy Annie- And my slogan would read, "No job too large or too small- Handy Dandy Annie will conquer.

      Will’s Valentine The worst hurt I ever got in the State Police was during Prohibition when I tried to get a drunk woman out of the way of the law in a saloon. She stepped on my foot and her sharp high heel went straight through past the bone. Not that it amounted to much if you think of the whole of Lin-. Get this from a library! The midwife's tale: an oral history from handywoman to to professional midwife. [Nicky Leap; Billie Hunter] -- What was it like to be a midwife before the foundation of the NHS What stories do women tell about their births before hospital births became routine The Midwife's Tale is a fascinating oral history.

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The stories begin before WWII in hill-country Hamlin, county seat of Galloway. Typical is young state trooper Will McCoughlin, who finds a place first by defending children and mothers against philandering and drunken husbands, then by getting involved with one of them, with deadly consequences (“Will’s Valentine,” “In Which Murder Is.

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