A couple years ago, I read a review of a forthcoming book that I just had to read. It wasn’t a bestseller. It wasn’t the […]
Hungry for some rhymes?
I am a farmer but I don’t have a farm. Just a tiny little garden in my front yard. I am a farmer, and if […]
Love and Other Ways of Dying: Essays
What do these things have in common: a plane crash off the coast of Nova Scotia, a giant living in the Ukraine, a tsunami in […]
Reading Books about People Reading Books
Reading books about people reading books? Yes. I’m a librarian. I do like books. And I take this a step further because I like to […]
Real Food and/or Synthetic Vitamins? Take your pick.
People have depended on vitamin and mineral supplements for decades expecting positive health results. Vitamins have helped to virtually wipe diseases like scurvy and pellagra off […]
Poetry is all around us
Nightwatchman of corners Caretaker of naps Leg-wrestler of pillows Depresser of laps. The bird-watching bandit On needle-point claws The chief of detectives On marshmallow […]
We Should Hang Out Sometime by Josh Sundquist
With the month of love just behind us, I wanted to share a book I read that I really enjoyed that was slightly different from […]
Did you know you have millions of tiny creatures living on your skin? Some are helpers, like the ones used to make medicine,but some can […]
Talking about Books and etc.
Recently the Matchmakers group got together and started sharing what we’ve been reading and watching, as we are prone to do. I couldn’t wait to […]