Tag Archives: Willa Cather

Shelf Life: Reading Retrospective, Part 4

July was a challenging month for reading. Not the least because the languorous summer days hold so many other temptations. It was also because I had decided to read that brick, that tome, that substitute-for-a-doorstop that is entitled Vanity Fair. And … Continue reading

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Collecting Friends

There are two kinds of people in the world: those who collect and those who do not. The only thing I seem to collect is dust. Well, dust and infirmities. If left to my own devices, I would probably collect … Continue reading

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Speaking of…

Must share about the lovely time we had at the Speaking of Stories event last weekend. This organization’s mission is to “promote the appreciation of literature through live theatrical readings” and more. Last weekend, they sponsored a “Night at the … Continue reading

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Guess who’s coming to dinner

All this talk about gizzards, you’d think I’d have lost my appetite. No such luck. With all my twiddling-thumbs post-dental downtime, I’ve allowed my mind to wander (let’s put that thing on a leash and maybe we could get something done … Continue reading

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