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Books, Book Buying and Life in General

I have been on a little hiatus, between work, house stuff, baby stuff and being sick I have not been spending a lot of time on here. 584 more words

Library Life

Run Away

Book #19 completed

Run Away by Laura Salters

A friend of mine, (who loves Tumblr) discovered the blog of Laura Salters and introduced me to it. 164 more words


Finished another Shorty

Another book completed :)

Together, Apart by Natalie Martin

Yes it was a short book. A start and finish in one day guilty pleasure of a read. 128 more words


Kalamazoo 2015 Saturday Update and Wrap-up

Well, Saturday was another warm one but absent the rain for the most part. I went to the first two sets of sessions and took the third one off for a nap. 956 more words


April Book Haul

The beginning of a new month are upon us, and I feel myself wondering where April went. Really, it just blew right past me. Then again, I felt the same way about March. 777 more words


Borges and Emerson and the cavern of dead men

More than is probably unhealthy for me, I find myself contemplating the life of my books after I am gone. Being dead I will not have to suffer over their future welfare as their one-time guardian, not that this is helpful in the here and now given my innate protectiveness. 685 more words


It would be rude not to, it is after all the Hay Festival

I’ve been making the annual pilgrimage to the Hay Festival in the border lands between England and Wales since its inception in 1988. If you’ve never visited you should; I regard it no less than this country’s Lourdes of Literature where one can be sure of a healing and miraculous and fun time. 634 more words