Category: Reading

Cool Bag

James Patterson has a new book out. I know, you’re thinking, “He has a new book out every other week.  Who cares?”  I bought it because I am truly a dysfunctional girlfriend when it comes to him. I continue to say, “Oh gosh, maybe he’s not that bad.  Maybe he’s changed.”  I have read A…

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Free Alterations

I went to the library on Thursday. It’s hard to fully describe this experience, but here goes. I haven’t been to a library in years.  I think I had forgotten all about places like libraries.  Maggie has swim now at a different pool two days a week.  We went early so I could get my…

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Slippers

I have nothing to say, but it’s really past the time to post something.  I’m a writer, I should have all sorts of fantastic observations about the human condition or tell a clever anecdote.  My mind should be swimming with witty commentary about a current event or present an informed point of view about some…

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Cold Water with Like Colors

“What are the directions?” I asked my 7 year old daughter when she told me we needed to do a Book Mobile for her reading book Chocolate Fever. She replied that there were no instructions she was just supposed to put pictures and fun things from the book on paper and tape them to a…

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Vintage Scarf

I found one of my old journals last night.  Below was my entry on January 6, 2005. I am thankful and more aware of just how blessed I am. I am thankful for: The early morning through my half open eyes when I get to sleep in A foot rub right in the arch of…

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Fuzzy Slippers

I am reading a great book – Burning Bright by Tracy Chevalier. She is the author of The Girl with the Pearl Earring, another great book. She is a terrific writer in that she takes something well know like the painting The Girl with the Pearl Earring by Vermeer and creates a fictional story behind…

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