Many thanks to our new friends in Rochester, NY who chose our book Novel Women as this month’s pick.
At our last book club, I looked across the table and smiled. Each one of these lovely women brings something unique to our group, and I marvel at our differences and similarities and how we’ve blended over the years to become this reassuring place where our secrets are safe, and our spirits are lifted. Seasoned…Continue reading Looking for Camaraderie and Comfort this Year – Join a Book Club!
Another year of joyous reading! What could be better? I love to hear how an author creates his or her novel. Some of these stories are as good as the book itself. At the annual Morristown Festival of Books held on Friday, Oct. 13, and Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, I got a chance to listen to…Continue reading Morristown Festival of Books – 2017
Wedded Bliss. Growing up in the 1960’s I viewed marriage as something easy and gentle, like what I saw on The Donna Reed Show or Father Knows Best. Although my parents certainly didn’t have that vibe going on. As a young child I kept trying to get them to watch the TV show and learn…Continue reading Mayhem in Suburbia
Back in another lifetime, when I was in journalism school, my professor stood before our advanced reporting class and giddily (yes, giddily) told us that a new editorial writing class had been added to the next term. He added that he hoped all of us would consider taking it. This was back in the days…Continue reading Finding My Voice
Stories. It’s all about the stories. They enhance our lives, help us when we’re down, show us we’re not alone, make our hearts race for pleasure or pain or fear. They come in all styles and genres – no matter what you fancy. Some send shock waves through the universe and others make a small…Continue reading Drum Roll…Hello Everyone!
Is it nobler to read only books made from paper? Or are the nuts and bolts of outrageous gadgetry the way to go! That is the question that has plagued me for years. Should I finally break down and buy a Kindle? Oh, but to give up my precious books! Reading is my passion! I…Continue reading To Kindle or Not to Kindle, Hmm!