READ & RAMBLE: Different Combinations

Many years ago, a musician friend of mine (Rodger Isom) said, “There are no new songs. Every possible combination of musical notes has already been written and re-written and written again. The “new” songs you hear today are just different combinations of the same old notes. And,” he emphasized, “because all the note combinations there […]

Write: Why It’s Important to Review the Books You Read

  Recently, I joined a book review club and here’s the reason why: I love to read. I love to write and I thought combing my two favorite things would be fun and exciting! One of my first review experiences came when a FB acquaintance, another member of the review club, sent me a message […]


“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ~ C. S. Lewis

READ: The YA Genre is no longer JUST for young adults!

I found this article on Ebay. I’ve read many of these series. Even though I’m 51 and waaay out of the target audience range, these YA books were wonderful for me. The Maze Runner, Divergent, Hunger Games, Life As We Knew It, The Mortal Instruments–I’d recommend them all to anyone who likes to read. As […]

READ: How many of these have YOU read? 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime 1984 (Signet Classics) George Orwell, Erich Fromm (4,018) Mass Market…: $8.51 A Brief History of Time ›Stephen Hawking (1,452) Paperback: $11.24 Kindle Edition A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering… ›Dave Eggers (1,204) Paperback: $9.93 Kindle Edition A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy… ›Ishmael Beah (1,415) Paperback: […]