Misha Crews

Love stories about old houses and family secrets.

“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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“Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.” – Mason Cooley, Professor Emeritus of College of Staten Island When Professor Cooley, penned this particular saying, I doubt that he would ever have predicted that most of the world would be in a condition of “having to stay where we …

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