Anne of Green Gables New Cover Art FAIL

Oh Good Grief. Longtime blog readers might remember this piece I wrote eons ago when the Sweet Valley High books were re-released. Yeah I had issues with the changes, but I had a bigger problem with the idea of the art itself being changed no mater how or why. (The books are a form ofContinue reading “Anne of Green Gables New Cover Art FAIL”

Then and Now

I used to write about colors Especially Red And I would add photos To get your attention, make you pause, Enjoy the ride. I used to write about blogs And leave comments Peruse and beg to be perused Tempt you over to my own space on the web Entertain the masses I used to writeContinue reading “Then and Now”

West of the Red Fave Story

It’s Tuesday… must be Meme Day! For starters I have my Ruby Tuesday! entry for you…. The brick arches of the neighborhood family owned burrito place… that has now been taken over by….these guys. Which is slightly sad except that there are a lot of Mexican restaurants in downtown SJ… and a really excellent burritoContinue reading “West of the Red Fave Story”

The Sparrow: Great Book!

Every so often I read a book and spend time daydreaming how I might teach it were I in a position to do so. This doesn’t happen often enough to facilitate me getting say a teacher’s credential or any sort of government sponsored permission slip by which to actually teach… I decided against that particularContinue reading “The Sparrow: Great Book!”

And Amazon will come… like a thief in the night…

I read a lot… and I own a lot of books. My former room mate Jessica used to stare dramatically at the towers of books that threatened to take over our dinning room. The might have had a point… the book shelf was leaning ever so slightly… but I can’t help it. I would happilyContinue reading “And Amazon will come… like a thief in the night…”