Happy Valentine’s Day!

This is my favorite thing to watch. Love is love, y’all.

Hula by Lisa Shea

I’m trying to make use of what I already have during my (s)low buy, and a big part of the whole complex, multi-prong effort involves catching my “read” pile up to my “bought” pile of books.

First Lines Friday – Calypso by David Sedaris

For my birthday last month, I received a copy of David Sedaris’s Calypso along with a 1000 piece puzzle made up of cartoon dogs. What can I say, some folks know me real darn well.   I’m cracking open the

Poetry Ptuesday – Poem for Claude by Paul Pines

Paul Pines is the author of My Brother’s Madness, a memoir of his brother, Claude, who suffered from schizophrenia.

Final Lines Friday – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J. K. Rowling

For Christmas I received the complete set of the Harry Potter series, a dear favorite of Mini’s.

Poetry Ptuesday – My Talent by Everette Maddox

Introducing… Poetry Ptuesday! Because, why the heck not!?

Motivational Monday – Lori Rudyk and her Buy Nothing Movement

Just a neighborhood gal pal in rural Canada doing something different, and right.

Final Lines Friday – The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester

Last October I received The Professor and the Madman as a present. I’ve recently finished it, so here are, the last lines:

Good Internet – Girls of a Certain Age

Recently I found this website by the founder and former editor of Lucky magazine — Kim France. Upon discovery I immediately started binging her posts for an embarrassingly long time.

From Salt Houses by Hala Alyan

What is a life? A series of yeses and noes, photographs you shove in a drawer somewhere, loves you think will save you but that cannot. Continuing to move, enduring, not stopping even when there is pain. That’s all life

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