New Years' Blues? Read on for your cure.

I'm not altogether sure why, but I seem to have started this New Year feeling flatter than the pancake at the bottom of the stack.To me, this is unacceptable, why start a New Year in the doldrums when you can choose a different path? To rectify this obvious error in New Years Etiquette, I have compiled a quick list of 'anti-sad' reads. Not books about being happy, just ones that make you feel that way! read on: ...more

Liking Ladies' No. 1

***Crossposted at This So-Called Post-Post-Racial Life*** Last night, about halfway through The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency I realized that I had been tense since the program began. It only took me a moment to figure out why. I had been so looking forward to it, so hopeful for it. But I feared that I would be let down. But what I suddenly felt at that moment was...relief. ...more