The Red Pyramid and The Throne of Fire by Rick Riordan

26 and 27 in my 2011 book blogging challenge. Yes, I’ve been spending my time off reading children’s books. I need to preview them for the children, you understand. That, and I’m sort of an 11-year-old at heart. I like books written for middle schoolers. This week I’ve enjoyed spending some time with Ancient Egyptian […]

Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

25 of 52 in my 2011 book blogging challenge. I think I’m one of the last people in America to read Water for Elephants. It’s been at or near the top of the New York Times Best Seller List for months (not its first appearance there either), and one person after another in my immediate […]

Living Backwards #photoaday #project365

134 of 365. Our Daily Challenge — A Colored Line. “That’s the effect of living backwards,” the Queen said kindly: “it always makes one a little giddy at first—–” from “Through the Looking Glass” by Lewis Carroll