Tags » Benbrook Library

The Library Takes a Cue From the Fast Food Burrito Racket

It’s said there’s more than one way to skin a cat. As a cat lover, I’ve always been appalled by that saying. Why would you want to skin something so ludicrously cute, and as if doing such an unspeakably cruel thing one way isn’t enough, why are we to believe there’s value in spending time figuring out multiple ways to do it? 511 more words

Benbrook Library

Pot Everything's Nerfect at the Library

It is with great pride and only trace amounts (think the amount of actual meat in hot dogs) of arrogance that I boldly claim the majority of BPL patrons walk, skip, or sashay away from the library satisfied. 421 more words

Benbrook Library

Reference After Dark

A few months ago, I regaled you with this tale of how a plucky library staff defied impossible odds to valiantly serve its patrons during a harrowing Internet outage. 374 more words

Benbrook Library

Special Offers You Can Refuse (But It'll Cost Ya)

I love the Kindle. I own one of the first generation Kindle Keyboard models, and it provides a great experience whenever I go e with my reading. 408 more words

Benbrook Library

Mediocre Mystery Tour

Being a mystery writer has to be tough. No, I don’t mean a mystery writer like this guy; I mean an author who writes whodunit-y stories about unsolved murders and disappearances. 402 more words

Benbrook Library

When it's This Adorable, Who Cares What it Says?

I’ve gotta make it short and sweet this week, as I’ve been sucked into the insatiable vortex that is Summer Reading. While hurtling through the vortex, I (along with a whopping 178 library patrons) got to experience… 135 more words

Benbrook Library