Book Discussion Series: Tribe

Book Discussion Series

On the surface, Tribe: Homecoming and Belonging by Sebastian Junger seems to be far from a gripping read for most people not affected by life in the military. Famous for works such as The Perfect Storm and War, in his Continue reading Book Discussion Series: Tribe

Weekend Coffee: Contemplating a New Genre

Weekend Coffee Share

Today is a two cup of coffee day. Not because anything is wrong. Not because I was out late last night. Not because I’m overly sleepy or cold. It just seems like a wonderful morning to relax with a cup Continue reading Weekend Coffee: Contemplating a New Genre

Book Discussion Series: The Giver

Book Discussion Series

One of my favorite young adult novels is The Giver by Lois Lowry. I recently saw the movie so I decided to pull it out to discuss. I used this story in a class I taught about book challenges in Continue reading Book Discussion Series: The Giver

Found Something Else to Geek Out About

Geek Out

I have a few things on my geek out list, things I just love. When a geek out attack happens, it is difficult to keep my budding minimalist philosophy. I make a conscious decision that I don’t need stuff, but Continue reading Found Something Else to Geek Out About

Book Discussion Series: The Nightingale

Book Discussion Series The Nightingale

In previous Book Discussion Series posts, I talk about the relationship between the book and the reader. Sometimes the book must come to the reader at just the right time in order for the two to click. The timing was Continue reading Book Discussion Series: The Nightingale