Mad World / Deep Wounds

I can't say much more about what's happening in our country right now. It's like speaking into a void, particularly with those still supporting this POTUS. I realize that might be you, but I can no longer quietly accept your support, for whatever reason, of the man currently occupying our White House. If this offends…

A Successful Poetry Month

For the last two months, I've pursued some themed-reading. This is something I tried a couple of years ago as a year-long project, changing my reading theme every month, but it didn't quite work. It seems to work better if I choose something just prior to the new month beginning, because it allows me to…

July Checkpoint! #TBR2019RBR

Hello, TBR Pile Challengers!  I hope your summer is going well. We are now in the second-half of our annual challenge, and I've seen and read a lot of awesome updates and reviews for challenge books. Thank you for sharing! As promised in June, this month's checkpoint comes with the third of four planned mini-challenges.…