This column first appeared in The Nevada Appeal, February 19, 2003 while I was still working as a literacy specialist … Continue reading Reading, like riding a bike, takes practice
This column appeared in The Nevada Appeal in 2002, when I was DEEP into scrapbooking. I am no longer. While … Continue reading Scrapbooks turn the pages of our lives
Little Fires Everywhere Notions of motherhood and parenting play a central role in Celeste Ng’s second novel as they did … Continue reading Book Report: Motherhood is like playing with fire
Everything I Never Told You This is easily the most powerful book I’ve read in a long time. The author … Continue reading Book Report: Secrets can kill
My younger brother and I often laugh at the fact that we were indeed raised in a barn. Or what … Continue reading Were you raised in a barn? I was.
Frequently we hear folks of a certain age bemoaning progress and the passage of time. They wish for bygone days … Continue reading Book report: The “good old days” weren’t all that great for women
Three cheers for Carson City, Nevada author, Teri Case on her debut novel! I was lucky enough to receive it … Continue reading Book Report: Can you make room for hope, faith, and opportunity?