alixwrites tagged me for this meme. It was fun because it made me think. 1. Hardcover or paperback, and why? Paperback. Hardcovers are unwieldy to hold, and I like to read with one hand. Hardcovers are for collections. 2. If I were to own a book shop I would call it… Barnes & Noble. Just kidding. Cup & Chaucer. 3. My
Alice is a Seattle teenager who seeks advice from a poster. She has two tree-hugger parents, one good friend, and an endless thirst for vanilla lattes. What she'd really like, though, is a boyfriend, someone, anyone who will notice her, so she asks her poster-advisor, Dove Girl, to send one her way. The problem is, two boys answer the call.
When our youngest had a cold last week, she sneezed uncovered. I told her, always cover a sneeze so you wouldn't give another person your cold. Oddly, she continued to sneeze uncovered, and when I came down with the same awful cold this week, she was delighted. Last night, as I sneezed (I cover, btw) and sniffled my way through
The University of Tennessee is my double alma mater. I took my undergrad English and doctoral Education degrees from there. Many of the landmark events of my life occurred on campus or were put into motion by campus events. I remember my university fondly (but not fondly enough to increase my annual gift, so hold off on that letter,
Rub, rub. Blink, blink. Is that daylight I see? Yes, it is! It's time to come out of my cave. It's been a long month. I'm convinced that Punxsutawney Phil was a writer in a previous life. Revisions are what finally did him in.