Books, Philosophy

And the books lie in mouldering heaps

I was noodling around on the net and ran across a book last night. As I downloaded it, because it’s a Project Gutenburg book (free!), looks interesting, and I might read it, something occurred to me. We keep hearing that the book as a form of entertainment is dying. I know people who proudly proclaim… Read More And the books lie in mouldering heaps

Books, childhood, writing

Blast from the Past: Sheer Twaddle

Originally posted in July 2013 When I first started writing stories for my children, my ex-husband looked at them and said “you’re using too many big words, you know.” Well, since I was told in highschool by my English teacher to stop using so many big words, this stung, and I started looking into how… Read More Blast from the Past: Sheer Twaddle