Review: Inherit the Bones by Emily Littlejohn

** spoiler alert ** Awww man….this could have been a solid 4 star read for me. Other parts make it a very wobbly 2 star read for me. 483 more words


Simon's monthly Astronomy class

The monthly Astronomy class at the Urania observatory today was about telescopes and the history of observing the nightly skies:


Review: A Perilous Undertaking (Veronica Speedwell, #2) by Deanna Raybourn

I didn’t just fall in love with this novel like I did the first in the series. However, after finishing it, I think I do appreciate this one much more. 519 more words


Review: The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly

Wow. John Connolly sure knows how to rewrite fairy-tales! Imagine having dozens of fairy-tales rewritten and woven together to create one magical saga for one lonely young boy. 211 more words


My Sweet Constancy

In the spirit of ending well, I share a poem from almost thirty years ago that I wrote in awe of Urania, the muse of astronomy. 176 more words


Review: Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1) by Anne Rice

First, I can’t believe this book was written almost 40 years ago!

Second, I can’t believe I haven’t bothered to read it up until now. … 54 more words