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Ariel Lawhon is the co-founder of the popular online book club She Reads (www.shereads.org). A novelist, blogger, and life-long reader, she lives in Nashville, Tennessee, with her husband and four young sons (aka The Wild Rumpus). Ariel believes that Story is the shortest distance to the human heart. Her next novel, THE WIFE, THE MAID, AND THE MISTRESS, will release from Doubleday in February of 2014.


I’m not much of a painter. In my thirty-four years of life I’ve only created one decent watercolor. And that was on accident in the third grade. But as the daughter of a prolific artist I have a deep respect for those who can create beauty with a brush, a bit of paint, and a canvas. I admire the way they dream things into being.


Sometimes I wonder if we place more importance on the being than th...

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“Hold fast to dreams,
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird,
That cannot fly.”
Langston Hughes

“The world breaks every one and afterward many are strong at the broken places.”
Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms




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Marsha Hubler Ariel, Thank you for friending me here in Goodreads.You might like my LOVES OF SNYDER COUNTY Amish/Mennonite romance series. Or if you have any young girls in your life, I'd recommend my best-selling Keystone Stables Series. Check me out at http://www.marshahubler.com Thanks again! Marsha


Jonathan One of the most creative, truest spirits I have the honor of knowing.


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