When I first posted about The Obesity Code, I indicated it was perhaps my most transparent post to date. We’ll this may top that – […]
This month, I celebrate 15 years of blogging! In wedding terms, that’s the crystal anniversary – so it feels like a reason to celebrate! In […]
If you’re like me and want to try to root and grow a holiday cactus, here’s how I did it successfully. And, using these tips, it really was quite easy.
Last week when I was wrapping up my review of The Covenant of Water by Abraham Verghese, I saw that he was going to be […]
I get asked for recommendations for book club selections on a fairly regular basis. Here are 10 (plus a few extra) that I highly recommend. Hopefully some are new to you.
Barbara Kingsolver’s latest tome is a modern retelling of Charles Dickens’ classic David Copperfield. Told in first person, Demon Copperfield escorts readers through his life from the difficulty of getting born to an addicted mother, navigating abusive foster situations, to devising survival routes at any cost.
Towles gives readers another excellent literary read with The Lincoln Highway. Four boys head east on a journey to claim an inheritance and settle some old scores. This one begs to be discussed.
This week is my 10th anniversary of blogging! In these years, I’ve learned a few things. Mostly, content is hard. So hard that even though […]
I never meet Pat Conroy. I’m sure that given the number of book festivals and signings that I’ve followed, there was plenty of opportunity. The […]
I remember vividly a conversation from twelve years ago at a networking event. It was a discussion with a fellow avid reader about how many […]