General Book Talk · Happiness · Stuff About Me

What’s Making Me Happy 2/28/13

Wow.  Last day of February.  Did that fly by, or was it just me? I have a bunch of things that are making me happy, so here’s my list for you to read as February winds down… Tomorrow is the start of “meteorological” spring!  It hasn’t been a horrible winter, but winter always makes spring… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy 2/28/13

Happiness · Stuff About Me · Writing for Fun

Snapshot of a Sunday

What I’m Reading: I finished The Great Gatsby for book club next week.  I look forward to discussing it and eventually seeing the new movie this spring!  I have done some book ordering lately, so a bunch of new books arrived.  The first that I picked up and devoured was 84, Charing Cross Road.  Wow! I… Continue reading Snapshot of a Sunday

Happiness

What’s Making Me Happy 2/9/13

Feeling uninspired in the blogging area, so thought I’d pull out this old standby.  Can always find something to be happy about!   Almost done reading “The Great Gatsby” for book club! I listened to the audio years ago and it’s amazing how little I remember, once again affirming that I remember feelings more than… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy 2/9/13

About Book Blogging

Three Years!

Just got a “Happy Anniversary” message from WordPress – it was 3 years ago today that I created this blog!  Woot! My “Hello, World” blog can be read here. The blog started as a place to blog about books that were discussed in Walkie Talkie Book Club meetings.  It has digressed somewhat from that intent,… Continue reading Three Years!

Movies!

First February Friday Film Footnotes

I know I have mentioned a few films in my past few posts, but thought I’d do a full-fledged Film Footnote.  It is Friday the First of February, after all. “The Impossible” – Saw this with Marissa at the late-late show on a Wednesday.  Before going, I read a bit about the family the movie is… Continue reading First February Friday Film Footnotes