Monthly Archives April 2012

Halifax Launch

“Buddy tuned his fiddle, and Uncle Roy got out the spoons and they all just about took the floor out of the kitchen.” - Binnie Brennan, “Cherry Pits” (A Certain Grace)

How to Kill a Mannequin

“‘Be right back,’ she says in a low voice. After all, it would feel foolish if she let anyone overhear her talking to a mannequin.” - Binnie Brennan (“How to Kill a Mannequin” from A Certain Grace)

Arts East

“Well, I was only seven and quite short . All I could see was the straight line along the side of the casket, and near to one end of it, shaped like the blade of a shovel was Grampie’s nose.” - Binnie Brennan (“Cherry Pits”- A Certain Grace)