The Grand Experiment: A Remembered Experience

Do you ever find yourself looking through past posts? I was looking back through what I'd written, from several years ago. And, the experience...

Travel guides

Tech

What does Dumbledore say?

Harry Potter: The Sorcerer’s Stone “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” –The Sorcerer’s Stone “Fear of a name increases...

Quotes

Dystopian ‘Escape to Ash Island’

Yes, you'll be drawn into the exploits of Cash in Escape to Ash Island, by J.H. Lucas. His journey features a burning house, abandonment...
Magic objects, books and candles

Time & Magic — ‘The Witch’s Daughter’

Time and magic interplay in the life and experiences of Elizabeth Anne Hawksmith. With The Witch's Daughter, Paula Brackston offers up her first novel...
April Quotes

What is April? Highlights Along The Road…

They said April was the cruelest month... Who said that, and why? I. The Burial of the Dead "APRIL is the cruelest month, breeding Lilacs out of...
Fall Musings

Fall Findings & Autumn Musings #LifeLessons #Quotes

I've always loved the fall months of the year. The last day of September and the onslaught of October days always makes me to...

Book World vs Amazon

It may seem like you've heard it all before. After all, it's as ancient as the David and Goliath story, or as modern as...

Homework Help

Book Versions of Anna – Perspective on Translation

When I'm speaking of Anna, I'm talking about Anna Karenina, one of the most famous and tumultuous novels by Leo Tolstoy. It's a torrid...
Fog City, by Bill Abbott (Creative Commons, Flickr)

Life Lessons from ‘The City’ – @DeanKoontz #Quotes

There's a certain magic that happens when we allow the power of words to wash over us, to rock us to the core--until we...
Elusion

Elusion – Addicted to Escape

Just when you thought technology couldn't get any more complicated, you're now drawn into the mind-blowing mindscape of Elusion, by Claudia Gable and Cheryl...

Banned Books

5 Ways: Make Online Book Clubs Work For You

I love love book clubs, but sometimes it's not easy to fit a "live" book club into my busy schedule. Yes, it's the highlight of my week --...