Things to Remember

I'm not sure where discovered this list, but I think it's worth reviewing from time to time. It is entirely too easy to get caught up in our own lives and spin them into dramas worth of daytime TV. Mind, I don't think it's necessarily easy to see our own lives objectively, it's probably near … Continue reading Things to Remember

So it’s come to this…

Over the summer I was in a bookstore when I spotted a new children's book, It's a Book by Lane Smith. I didn't have to open it or read one page to know where the story was going. Yes, it's a book (a fantastic, smart, cheeky book that adults will love too, by the way) … Continue reading So it’s come to this…

Overactive Imaginations

Several years ago I read a book entitled Superstition by David Ambrose. It told the tale of a group of paranormal scientists and researchers who, in an experiment in group telepathy, brought into being the presence of a person who never existed, a person who they had created in their imagination. When they manifested him … Continue reading Overactive Imaginations

Unfinished Hogwarts Business

I remember picking up the first volume of the Harry Potter Series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. (I was living in Toronto at the time and they sold the British versions in Canada, the U.S. title┬árefers to the "Sorcerer's Stone.") Admittedly, I was reluctant to read a young adult novel, but I thought it … Continue reading Unfinished Hogwarts Business