My Favorite Books of 2016

My Favorite Books of 2016

  I’ve spent quite some time curating books lists from others and thought it was time to share my 2016 favorites. I always fall short in reading all the books gathered on my bookshelf, nightstand or in my purse. There are terrific reads every year and...
On the Bookshelf

On the Bookshelf

“So many books, so little time.” ― Frank Zappa There are several books sitting on my shelves, begging for my attention. I hope to find more time to read this month. Here is what is currently on my bookshelf: Moments of Seeing by Katrina Kenison Upstream by Mary Oliver...
On the Bookshelf

On the Bookshelf

I cannot sleep unless I am surrounded by books. –Jorge Luis Borges I order and check out more books than I can possibly read. The stack of books offer comfort and a place of refuge. Here is what is currently on my book shelf: Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life by Amy...
On the Bookshelf

On the Bookshelf

“Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.” ― Stephen King I order and check out more books...
On Book Clubs

On Book Clubs

I climb out of my car, grab my book and head toward my friend’s door. A knock later, I am embracing my book club buddies, exchanging stories and catching up on life. We’ve had this ritual for several years. We gather together once a month and cook for one...
On the Bookshelf

On the Bookshelf

During our trip last week, I stashed a few books in my bag while we travelled to our destination. In the past, I haven’t attained enough calm to dive into a book while I am flying, but this past week, I did just that, I enjoyed a couple of reads on my list....