Category Archives: Mennonite Community

Women Talking by Miriam Toews (146)

I am blown away by the breath, depth, and marvelous stories of Canadian writers. And this book by Miriam Toews is no exception. She writes with wit and warmth. She also acutely demonstrates the role of humor when rendering the … Continue reading

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Irma Voth by Miriam Toews (96)

Here is the second story by Miriam Toews!  I just love her stories and will be reading quite a few more of them in the future. In a small, reclusive Mennonite community in the shadow of the Sierra Madre mountains, … Continue reading

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