In my last post I shared a link to Michael Hardy's post about a book by Andrew J. Blackbird. We've been collaborating a bit since then, and Mike will be reposting my Michigan Monday series - seven weekly posts about Michigan authors, over a series of posts. You might want to take a look at … Continue reading Thumbwind
Check out this post from Mike Hardy via his Thumbwind blog (click on the post title to read the post): Five Tales About Michigan Indian Tribes You Were Never Taught in School. The book referred to in the post is available free from Gutenber.org; click HERE to read or download. (Did you know you can … Continue reading Sharing a post from Thumbwind’s blog.
Hemlock Crossings, Ottawa County MI 2.26.2021 I could use some photo education to learn how to take a decent photo of the moon, because it was so much more beautiful in person, but I do like how the tree branches seem to be cradling the moon. I hope this photo gives you pleasure.
I'm "overdue"for an update... . . . so I'm sharing a photo of my new coffee cup along with general news (below). Due dates range from 1965 to the late 1970s. I've joined the Goodreads Reading Challenge with a reading goal of 50 books in 2021. I hope to double that, which is very challenging … Continue reading Update
I don't share all of my posts from Your Book Group here, but this poem by Walt Whitman moved me. I'm posting here in honor of Presidents' Day (US holiday). https://www.yourbookgroup.com/monday-morning-whitman-in-honor-of-abraham-lincoln/
Photo by Ylanite Koppens on Pexels.com Greetings on this beautiful Michigan winter morning! I've got my coffee, a cat on my lap - and I've got a few books going . . . . I just finished The Ten Thousand Doors of January (Alix E. Harrow) and will review it after an online book discussion. … Continue reading Nightstand – February 12 2021
Hello! I've decided to use this blog for more regional and personal posts but I will include links to book posts at my other website, Your Book Group. We are expecting quite the snow dump and frigid temps over the next day or so here in West Michigan. We are well below our cumulative snowfall … Continue reading Snow Day
Visit Your Book Group to read the full text of Poe's short story "The Masque of the Red Death." It's creepy - not suprisingly.
Hey! I'm seeing some new followers and new likes, which makes me happy. What would make me even happier if is you would like and follow my NEWER blog, http://www.yourbookgroup.com. See you over at the new blog! Be sure to read my most recent post so you know my plans for this week.
We went to Holland State Park to catch the late afternoon sunset today. This is one of the few beaches along our coastline with no major erosion, so I was able to walk about 300 feet from our parking spot to the edge of the waves -so close my shoes got wet when some of … Continue reading Relax with these waves.