Poems

Gathering Leaves by Robert Frost

For National Poetry Month I am going to post a poem on the blog every day. Some of these will be my favorites, and some will be ones that made me think. Some will be both. I hope you enjoy them. With the mess going on in the world right now, I think we need art and beauty… Continue reading Gathering Leaves by Robert Frost

Write Now

Writing Wednesday ~ March 2020

I feel like for the first time since November I might actually be ready to write. I've been trying to get a habit started since the beginning of the year, but it's been pulling teeth up to now. Getting sick in February didn't help. Of course, spending the beginning of March still healing from the… Continue reading Writing Wednesday ~ March 2020

On My Bookshelf · Top Ten Tuesdays

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Authors New-To-Me from 2019

It’s time for another Top Ten Tuesday! Don't forget to head over to That Artsy Reader Girl and join the linkup! Today's official topic is Ten Signs You’re a Book Lover (basically, people know you’re a book lover because… i.e., you’re always carrying a book or two, your library card broke from overuse, etc.), but I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday ~ Authors New-To-Me from 2019

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WIP Wrap-up for March 2020

It's time to see what knitting I've managed to get done this month! I know, the month isn't over yet, but next week will have writing updates, so knitting updates are this week. And this month started out pretty normal, but by the time this post goes live, I'll have been working from home for… Continue reading WIP Wrap-up for March 2020

On My Bookshelf · Top Ten Tuesdays

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Pandemic!

It’s time for another Top Ten Tuesday! Don't forget to head over to That Artsy Reader Girl and join the linkup! Genre Freebie ~ Books About Pandemics (pick a genre and build a list around it! i.e., best/worst romances, non-fiction for travelers, memoirs for foodies, classics that feel timeless, romance novel kisses, science fiction that feels… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday ~ Pandemic!

Friday Reads · On My Bookshelf · Reading · Reviews

Friday Reads: A Hat Full of Sky

A Hat Full of Sky (Discworld #32 / Tiffany Aching #2) by Terry Pratchett (YA fantasy) Summary: Tiffany Aching is ready to begin her apprenticeship in magic. She expects spells and magic—not chores and ill-tempered nanny goats! Surely there must be more to witchcraft than this! What Tiffany doesn't know is that an insidious, disembodied… Continue reading Friday Reads: A Hat Full of Sky

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WIP Wednesday for Self-Isolation

Well. I'm in the greater San Francisco Bay Area, as I think I've mentioned before, and we are now under a Shelter In Place order to try to stop the spread of the coronavirus. I am all for this, don't get me wrong. My asthma means that I'm a higher risk case for this virus… Continue reading WIP Wednesday for Self-Isolation