“Wear the old coat and buy the new book.” -Austin Phelps Right now I have 394 books on my Amazon Wish List.  So um, my coat would be pretty threadbare if I followed the above quote for my entire list.  But I do buy from it, on occasion (my husband and I differ on our definition of occasion).  Mostly I use my Wish List to refill my hold queue at the library.  Also, I must admit I’m hoping for that… Read more »

  Do you ever have one of those days where you just cannot think? You read the same sentence over and over, but it just doesn’t compute. You walk into a room only to forget why you went there. You sit through an entire lecture or conversation only to realize it’s over and you don’t know what happened. That was me this past week. My brain was zombified mush. I felt like Dory, the little fish in Finding Nemo who… Read more »