Category Archives: read

  “She wondered if she would ever again be able to have a normal conversation and what topics she might be able to discuss with ease and interest. At the moment the only topic she could discuss was herself. And everyone, she felt, had heard enough about her. They believed it was time that she […]

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  “But thinking of her life was another thing. Lying there in that room in that house in that quiet town she could choose what her life had been. The others were there. The world was there, evening and morning. No matter what anybody thought, no matter if she only tagged after them because they […]

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  During the question-and-answer period, I was asked where I thought art came from, from what part of the mind. […] Art comes, if we are blessed with what Jack Tworkov called a “little touch of grace,” into the highest part of the mind, that with which we can know the presence of God. But […]

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  I feel as if I must make an excuse for the amount of books I’ve read in the last month. Maybe the fact I’m nursing a wee babe and just emerging from the baby moon will suffice. Maybe the fact I’m writing about three absolutely amazing and perfect books that you should read will […]

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  There has been much, much reading and truthfully this is just the tip of the iceberg but it’s a good starting point. The next reading update will be full of books I’ve read since giving  birth (nursing babes allow for plenty of reading time and I’m not one to turn down extra reading time). […]

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