Tag Archive | future

Every School & Library Should Own the Seed Savers Series

The what? If you aren’t a regular follower of this blog, chances are you haven’t heard of the Seed Savers series by Sandra Smith (Flying Books House). The series straddles the line between middle grade and young adult. The first book is younger and as the series continues–as one reviewer stated of the fourth book–Keeper, “this book seems […]

Dreams of our Youth

I visited with a high school friend of mine this past weekend. We were in Drama together. We used to joke (and dream) about being big Hollywood stars someday. She would be in a future Rocky movie (at that time, Rocky 2 was just out) and I wanted to be an evil female lead in […]

Have You Done It Yet?

Not everyone reading this has done it.  But most of you will, if you haven’t already.  And you know precisely when.  About three weeks ago I did it.  Deep breath.  Yes, I did it, I turned 50. “So it went on, until his forties were running out, and his fiftieth birthday was drawing near: fifty […]