Literary Legends: William Shakespeare


If you’ll remember, last week there were two momentous dates for literature lovers: Charlotte Bronte’s 200th birthday and William Shakespeare’s death 400 years ago. I decided to honor both with a blog post dedicated to each. I hope you enjoy this last one…Read More »


Literary Legends: Charlotte Bronte


This past Thursday (April 21) was the day that Charlotte Bronte was born 200 years ago. Today is the day that marks the Bard’s death, 400 years ago. And it also happens to be World Book Day. So why not celebrate all three with two book posts on the authors? Read More »

1938 Club: The Long Valley

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When I found out about the #1938 book club, I knew that this was something that I would love doing. Choosing a book was more difficult than I initially thought it would be – some I had already read, but there were several authors I had not read yet, and so thought now was as good a time as any to get around to them.Read More »

Celebrating Spring

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Reading outside is best done under sunny skies and on plush grass.

Since last I posted a few things have happened. 1) April! I couldn’t be more excited for springtime, blooms, and everything new. 2) I’ve finished some books which I hope to review soon. 3) Baseball season has officially started. I’m gearing up for leisure afternoons and evenings at the ballpark, book in hand, my favorite snack (sweet potato fries) to munch on, and looking at the occasional ball sailing into the home run porch.Read More »