A Two For Tuesday Prompt #3

Today’s prompt, from Rae, theeducatednegra, who introduced it last month on her Rae’s Reads and Reviews is Two books that remind you of someone The first two prompts, two that taught me something (week 1) and two that helped me fall in … Read More

In Memory of Ian Mathie

Ian Mathie, a frequent commenter here, an infrequent Skype friend, and a constant source of encouragement and really bad email jokes, has died.  We are awaiting an official statement from his family; all I know currently is that he died on Tuesday, May … Read More

Looking Behind So I Can See Ahead More Clearly

  This blog had 8,700 views last year.  I tell you, I was floored when I learned that.   All year, as I prepared my blog posts,  I focused on 1. publishing regularly, in my case every Wednesday 2. ending … Read More