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The Wake Up CallThe Wake Up Call –
17 January 2013

Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…

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Today is the feast of St. Anthony, perhaps the best-known of the Desert Fathers.
Read more about Anthony’s life…   Get the [easyazon-link asin=”B003ES5RP8″ locale=”us”]Kindle ebook of St. Athanasius’s Life of St. Anthony[/easyazon-link] for only $1.99!!!


Poem of the day:  Rembrandt — Self Portrait: A Poem by Gregory Corso
Corso died on this day in 2001…
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Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.” – Benjamin Franklin, Born on this day in 1706.


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Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!

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