The Library of Oddities

Welcome to musings about the past, the present, and the future.

Hello traveler! I am Mils or Margaret Wilson Merritt, scholar, author, researcher, and lover of good food and coffee. Here you will find essays and short fiction about things pertaining to the modern day and how they are informed by the past, and what they suggest we carry (or not) into the future. Read to your heart’s content, and there are ways to contact me and other social media and content below.  The buttons below are coming soon!

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Old Tales

A typical symptom of being in college is difficulty or just being unable to read at leisurely pace. Everything is on the clock, and you quickly teach yourself how to read 50-100 pages in a day and absorb enough information. I was always a fast reader, now I was a lightning blot. You got toContinue reading “Old Tales”

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