Life’s Wisdom Learned in Works for Children

Whenever the craziness and insanity of our world gets to be too much, I find myself turning to old favorite things for comfort. Sometimes that means putting in a good romantic comedy (When Harry Met Sally, You’ve Got Mail, Notting Hill, or The Holiday are my recent go to picks). But, more often than not, … Read more

That was Then, This is Now

WOULDA-COULDA-SHOULDA All the Woulda-Coulda-Shouldas Layin’ in the sun, Talkin’ ’bout the things They woulda-coulda-shoulda done . . . But those Woulda-Coulda-Shouldas All ran away and hid From one little did.  (Shel Silverstein, Falling Up) Too often when I get scared or unsure, I become a Woulda-Coulda-Shoulda. It’s like a disease. I woke up with a … Read more

The History of My Life in Books

Some friends and I recently signed up for http://www.shelfari.com/ a website dedicated to books. It was our chance to share our passion for reading, and to create a virtual book group for more reading and discussion. This could be a good or bad thing. Good, because I will be able to have interesting discussions about … Read more