book Tag

05 Jun Big

Big books. Huge books. Huge books with huge cult-like followings. Infinite Jest is a book that falls under this last category. It is also a book that I'm pretty sure I want to read. Over the years I've come across this book and have always been...

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03 Jun Heartbreak

• A big thank you to #Scribner for this ARC of Ask Again, Yes by @marybethkeane • Recently I came across a line in an article that said part of being an adult is accepting heartbreak. This stopped me in my tracks and has jumbled around...

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01 Jun Quietly

Good morning. The rest of the house is still asleep. I quietly crept to the kitchen to pour some coffee and then snuck back under the covers. This is my heaven. I love the quiet, the time to contemplate while sipping from a warm mug....

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31 May Magic

It's not about having the time to read, it's about finding the spare minutes that reading will fit into. As I write this I am waiting for my younger son's basketball game to begin. During last night's tournament I was able to finish a...

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30 May Collect

I am a book collector. This isn't a secret. Within my collection there are a few authors that I collect more specifically. The four I can name off the top of my head are Philip Roth, Stephen King, Daphne duMaurier, and Agatha Christie. ...

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25 May Fierce

Books are treasures. Blah, blah, blah. Scratch that. Books are fierce. They transport, transform, and let you trespass across any border you choose.  Books have become banned and have been burned.  Their words have the power to destroy, create, exploit, mesmerize, and above all, allow us...

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24 May Friday

Friday. Books. Wine. Dessert. Four of my favorite things. Friday has always had a neat and tidy feeling. The ending of a work week combined so nicely with the beginning of the weekend. Friday feels hopeful. As in,...

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