September 27, 2016

I remember the first time I heard the concept of banning books. I was in high school. I didn’t understand it. It seemed like fiction, something out of Fahrenheit…

August 26, 2016

Gosh, you would think that now that we moved into our home in Hawaii, I would be back into my routine and conquering the world. Ha! It’s been…

July 29, 2016

Despite all of our travels, or perhaps because of them, I read so many books in July. I guess that’s what happens when you go on 7 plane…

June 24, 2016

June was such a good month for reading for me. In between movers and cleaning and driving to Baltimore to drop off our car, reading helped me unwind…

May 27, 2016

Today, my friend Christy and I are hosting another linkup for our book club, Beyond Words. You don’t have to be a blogger to join! If you’re interested, you definitely should…

April 29, 2016

This month, our book club voted to read It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War, a memoir by Lynsey Addario. Addario is a photojournalist…

April 15, 2016

Dystopian fiction is my one of my favorite literary genres. I love reading about new worlds that emerge from chaos. I love the resourcefulness and bravery that oppressed…

March 25, 2016

I’m so glad that Christy and I started the online book club, Beyond Words! It’s been a lot of fun so far. On the last Friday of every…

March 8, 2016

I spent a good deal of time complaining on here about how devastated I was losing my books. So I thought I should post an update about some…

January 28, 2016

You know that age-old hypothetical question, “if there was a fire, what would you save from your house?” For me, it would be my scrapbooks. That always has…