Book #18: Of Mice and Men

All the classics, forever.

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Trust the process

I’ve been sitting in the library staring at the screen for 25 minutes now, wondering what on earth I could possibly say that would make sense of the last few weeks and days. In the final few weeks of the semester, it became abundantly clear I was swimming in waters that were about to become…

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Book #11: Orphan Train

“Orphan Train” had me feeling all sorts of ways.

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Book #10: Down in the holler

I haven’t craved summer this much in a long, long time.

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Book #9: E.T. phone home

Someone recommended “The Martian” to me. Little did I know how much I’d enjoy it…

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Book #8: A classic tale

There’s nothing quite like a book that confronts you head-on with life.

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Book #7: The Devil Wears Prada

Does Meryl Streep do Miranda Priestly justice?

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Book #6: Agatha’s autobiography?

I found a set of Agatha Christie books and soon discovered that one was not like the others.

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Book haul and conference musings

A brand new thing happened in my life today: I presented research at an academic conference. The sounds of my high heels on the hall floors of the conference building gave me a great sense of authority, which is always a plus on days like these. Of course, my heels also presented a problem I…

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Book #5: Love Lives Here

“Love Lives Here” was a light read about Christian living, but was it worth the time?

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