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Goldfinch or chaffinch nest?

18 April 2014

I was doing things in the greenhouse at the far end of our garden three days ago, when I took down a plant tray that I use to store odd tools and things off the top shelf – you can see it in the photo below: it’s green. 323 more words


Death and Taxes

Tax deadline is past and I now have time to write something on my blog. . . . yeah!  I read Donna Tartt’s 2013 novel, 272 more words

Death And Taxes

Can we, for just a minute, talk about this year’s Pulitzer Prize winner for fiction: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Or as the Columbia Journalism School twitter feed called it, “The Goldfish”. 512 more words


The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Since Donna Tartt won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction Monday, I feel I need to post a review on her award winning book, The Goldfinch… 405 more words


Reads, Lately | 01

This post is about a month late, but better now than never! It’s intimidating, attempting to write a post that looks something like a book review. 615 more words

Book Review