Of Plimouth Plantation by William Bradford
An abbreviated reader of Of Plymouth Plantation
Full online copy:
Stories of the Pilgrims
Audio version of Roland Usher book
Poem: The Landing of The Pilgrim Fathers
Did your ancestor come over on the Mayflower? How to find out:
*Note: In the recording, I said there were 35 million descendents in America. That figure is worldwide. There are an estimated 10 million descendents living in America.
WEMH #23 Lessons from Light and Sweden
Light in My Darkness
by Helen Keller
Johnny Appleseed: American Legends
O light-bringer of my blindness,
O spirit never far removed!
Ever when the hour of travail deepens,
Thou art near;
Set in my soul like jewels bright
Thy words of holy meaning,
Till death with gentle hand shall lead me
to the Presence I have loved--
My torch in darkness here
My joy eternal there.
The Transformative Power of Literature
The world is so full of a number of things
I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings.
Robert Louis Stevenson
The Well-Educated Mother's Heart