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....
On the Bookshelf

On the Bookshelf

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” ― Charles William Eliot If I have to name a single obsession, it is my need to be around books. I always carry a book with...