Read and reviewed: Last Night in Montreal, Lords for All Seasons, The Idiot (joint review with Sirius) and Uprooted The Children by David Halberstam This was an informative and absorbing recounting of the early days of the civil rights movement as seen through the eyes of its youngest fighters. It ... more >
My second generation Pebble, the color eInk smart watch from the folks at Pebble ( https://getpebble.com/) arrived. If you’re not sold on the idea of a Smart Watch the Pebble is a low cost way to find out. The original Pebble is $99. My DA review of the original Pebble ... more >
Welcome to the Promotional Thread for Authors. What’s this you say? I read quite a few blogs outside the romance blogosphere and many of the big ones have a daily open thread where the commenters drive the bus. The rules for Author Promo Night Open Thread are as follows: The ... more >
Got a book you want to talk about? Frustrated with a book or series? In love with a new one? Found a buried treasure? An issue that keeps popping up in the books you are reading? Just want to chat about stuff in general?
My second generation Pebble still hasn’t arrived yet … The compare and contrast post I was hoping for remains unwritten as of yet. I CAN talk about two weeks with the Watch. I’ve worn it daily in my usual “If I can’t blunder through it, I won’t do that thing” ... more >
Even though I’m as technologically wired as anyone, I love paper and pens. I get giddy in the pen aisle of the Office Depot. I swoon at the site of a paper goods store. I can convince myself I need a dozen Russell & Hazel notebooks (even though I ... more >