(re)Discovering Goodreads

Oh yes, I joined Goodreads long ago. And, like every good obedient author, I formed my author page. I tried to. It was not user friendly or very intuitive. I got so frustrated, I gave up, never went back. Last week, I returned. Suddenly, everything I tried to do last year was right there. I […]

Impossible (book review)

My year of experimental gardening is coming to a close. I am really happy with how it turned out! I was out this morning and cutting down my dill and cilantro, collecting the seeds for next year. Every time I’m in that area of plants, Simon and Garfunkle start singing to me. Because of the […]

Nod to the Men (writers)

After going through the classics all up through high school, I could not find a single male author I liked. I do keep trying, yet invariably stop part way through each book. Writing is horrible, or just so technical that it stops being a novel. Plots are bad. And if a woman is involved in […]