Tag: Oz

Retelling Other Writer’s Stories

Some of my favorite posts come out of Sunday morning conversations with my husband.  Yes, we do sit around on Sunday mornings reading the paper, drinking coffee, and discussing world events.  It’s old-school but I love it. I saw a Tweet from writer John Scalzi about Ryk Spoor, who’s raising money on Quickstarter to publish…

It’s Monday, What are You Reading?

It’s Monday! is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at Book Journey. It’s Monday, and I’m reading travel books about Australia!  Our big news is a semi-impulse trip to Australia in May.  I say semi because we’ve been thinking about it for a while but kept waiting for the right time to manage three weeks…

A Book (Series) That Changed My Life

First off, here’s wishing those of you who celebrate Christmas, a very merry Christmas!  My husband and I are off today to sunny warm Southern California.  Gifts are bought, I have the next 9 days off work, and I’m looking forward to some days of doing not much at all. Christmas is a bit of…


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Lost in Storyland

I read, breathe, and live in bookish worlds.


Book Reviews


"Books are a uniquely portable magic" - Stephen King

Lola Et La Vie

*somewhere to collect my (mostly) bookish thoughts*

She Reads Novels

"She had read novels while other people perused the Sunday papers" - Mary Elizabeth Braddon

Relevant Obscurity

"The world was hers for the reading."

Word by Word

Thoughts on Literature, Expressing Creativity, Being Authentic

Spines in a Line

books, libraries, life