May 31, 2012

Round Twelve…In which I’m all wound up.

Let me preface this post by squealing and jumping up and down. For pick twelve in my Year of Reading at Your Mercy I got to shoot the electronic breeze with people whose words I have read and whose voices (…)

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May 30, 2012

Church=The Power of Habit

The eleventh read in my Year of Reading at Your Mercy was The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg. I polled people from my church this time, and this book was my friend Amy’s pick. (It’s a pretty big title (…)

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May 29, 2012

Enchantment

As I posted centuries ago, Facebook told me to read Enchantment by Orson Scott Card for the tenth book in my Year of Reading at Your Mercy. Actually, it was my friend Barbara speaking to me through Facebook—but I suppose (…)

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May 24, 2012

This is the Champagne Bottle Popping

So this is just a quick post, an overdue squee really, serving to state, belatedly, that my Year of Reading at Your Mercy was a success. Can we have an exclamation point, please! As of one week ago yesterday, on my (…)

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May 24, 2012

Genius of Place

I am long overdue in wrapping up my thoughts on Justin Martin’s Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted, which I finished a few months ago. It was the ninth read in my Year of Reading at Your (…)

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