Please forgive me

This post should have been written last Saturday for forgiveness vespers. I'm jealous. Jealous of successful bloggers and writers. I have been blogging for decades and have very little to show for it. Perhaps because I have such a hard time focusing on any one topic. there are so many interesting things out in the … Continue reading Please forgive me


Adult reading program at my library

Every year during winter, my local library holds an adult reading program. There is a themed mug every participant receives upon completion of the program. A record is kept of the books you read and that record goes into a drawing for additional prizes. Last year, I read several of Joanne Fluke's murder mysteries and … Continue reading Adult reading program at my library

It hit me out of the blue

"Fill your house with stacks of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks." ~Dr. Seuss.For a long time... years, nay decades, I have loved to study the intricacies of social behavior among the different classes. If you think America does not have societal classes, think again my friends. That, however, is not what … Continue reading It hit me out of the blue

American history and poetry

I am an advocate of reading. I believe it is never too late to give yourself what you were denied, by your hand or someone else's, while you were growing up. I have been puttering away reading the great American classics. This endeavor was interrupted by a couple of art classes I took in the … Continue reading American history and poetry