Misha Crews

Love stories about old houses and family secrets.

“I read a book one day and my whole life was changed.” – Orhan Pamuk What book lover doesn’t know this feeling? The first novel I ever read was Pete’s Dragon, by Jean Bethell. It was a novelization of the 1977 Disney movie, which I’d seen and loved on television the previous year. That book …

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“Be not inhospitable to strangers, lest they be angels in disguise.” Last week I shared this quote on social media, and I said that it was attributed to William Butler Yeats. In that post I mentioned that the phrase is actually a variation of a biblical verse, Hebrews 13:2: “Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: …

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