Experiencing “Salvage the Bones” by Jesmyn Ward

I finished Salvage the Bones this morning because I couldn't stay up for the last 60 pages last night. I am keeping a list of every book I read in 2014 and this is #11. I seldom read out of my comfort zone and this book is most definitely NOT in my typical reading wheelhouse. … Continue reading Experiencing “Salvage the Bones” by Jesmyn Ward


Dear Katie,

For my readers who don't know Katie's story, please refer back here and here. Katie has been home for a few months and returns to school today. She is still working so hard and has come so far and her reward is a touch of normalcy, she gets to go to school half time for … Continue reading Dear Katie,

Shame on you Paw My Gosh

Do you follow Paw My Gosh on Facebook or Twitter or Pinterest or Tumblr or whatever the hell other place there is for following things? Paw My Gosh is one of those websites with cute dog pictures and stories and videos about darling animals and the wonderful things they do. Up until last week, I … Continue reading Shame on you Paw My Gosh

Quick Misc. with Mini Marshmallows

I don't even like marshmallows except kinda sorta on smores but remember that commercial "Swiss Miss with Mini Marshmallows!" You don't? Just me? Just me and TV in 1974? Sheesh, this job is really taking its toll. Now I have work to do which means I don't have time to blog or play Friends with … Continue reading Quick Misc. with Mini Marshmallows