NaBloPoMo Soup: Add Your September Posts

You have posts and we want to read them. This is a way for people to post a link to their daily September NaBloPoMo posts that they publish on their personal blogs. Please use the linky feature below daily to add your post, and peruse the ones already entered in order to find great things to read as well as support your fellow NaBloPoMo'ers. Bookmark this post so you can use it all month. ...more
My post today honors the women behind this woman: ... more

NaBloPoMo Soup: Add Your September Posts

You have posts and we want to read them. This is a way for people to post a link to their daily September NaBloPoMo posts that they publish on their personal blogs. Please use the linky feature below daily to add your post, and peruse the ones already entered in order to find great things to read as well as support your fellow NaBloPoMo'ers. Bookmark this post so you can use it all month. ...more
Catching up on posting   Sometimes simple conversations with our children produce amazing ... more

NaBloPoMo Soup: Add Your September Posts

You have posts and we want to read them. This is a way for people to post a link to their daily September NaBloPoMo posts that they publish on their personal blogs. Please use the linky feature below daily to add your post, and peruse the ones already entered in order to find great things to read as well as support your fellow NaBloPoMo'ers. Bookmark this post so you can use it all month. ...more
Been posting everyday, but forgot to link. Instead of posting everyone, I'll start with ... more

Summer is kicking my butt, but it sure is fun. I'm thankful for my three girls, ages 12, 10 & 7.

Summer is kicking my butt, but it sure is fun. I'm thankful for my three girls, ages 12, 10 & 7. ...more
I'm not quite ready for my three to be teenagers. Your post scared me. ;-) Good luck. Hope they ... more

Reviewing Books Without Prejudice: Can an Honest Review Turn on You?

Homosexuality. It’s my generation’s civil rights movement, and it affected my life recently in an interesting way. I review books for World Literary Café as part of their WLC Review Team. Every month, I choose four books from their selections and receive two to review. Since I pride myself on reading all genres and styles, I choose books based only on the covers. Could I go look up summaries? Sure. But I wanted to experiment with picking books solely based on my reaction to cover art....more
 @xina143  Thanks for the kind words. I hesitated to write this post, but it did help me think ... more

Reviewing Books Without Prejudice: Can an Honest Review Turn on You?

Homosexuality. It’s my generation’s civil rights movement, and it affected my life recently in an interesting way. I review books for World Literary Café as part of their WLC Review Team. Every month, I choose four books from their selections and receive two to review. Since I pride myself on reading all genres and styles, I choose books based only on the covers. Could I go look up summaries? Sure. But I wanted to experiment with picking books solely based on my reaction to cover art....more
 @kellyscott  Absolutely not. Love the quote. Thanks for sharing. more

Reviewing Books Without Prejudice: Can an Honest Review Turn on You?

Homosexuality. It’s my generation’s civil rights movement, and it affected my life recently in an interesting way. I review books for World Literary Café as part of their WLC Review Team. Every month, I choose four books from their selections and receive two to review. Since I pride myself on reading all genres and styles, I choose books based only on the covers. Could I go look up summaries? Sure. But I wanted to experiment with picking books solely based on my reaction to cover art....more
 @emcurrie  I agree. All we can do is be honest and admit our own hesitancy with certain things ... more

Reviewing Books Without Prejudice: Can an Honest Review Turn on You?

Homosexuality. It’s my generation’s civil rights movement, and it affected my life recently in an interesting way. I review books for World Literary Café as part of their WLC Review Team. Every month, I choose four books from their selections and receive two to review. Since I pride myself on reading all genres and styles, I choose books based only on the covers. Could I go look up summaries? Sure. But I wanted to experiment with picking books solely based on my reaction to cover art....more
 @Tina Ann Forkner  Thank you. I agree. People don't agree on books, much less book reviews. ... more

Reviewing Books Without Prejudice: Can an Honest Review Turn on You?

Homosexuality. It’s my generation’s civil rights movement, and it affected my life recently in an interesting way. I review books for World Literary Café as part of their WLC Review Team. Every month, I choose four books from their selections and receive two to review. Since I pride myself on reading all genres and styles, I choose books based only on the covers. Could I go look up summaries? Sure. But I wanted to experiment with picking books solely based on my reaction to cover art....more
 @neal.raised.by.my.daughter  Thanks so much for your very wise words. I agree... we all have ... more

Reviewing Books Without Prejudice: Can an Honest Review Turn on You?

Homosexuality. It’s my generation’s civil rights movement, and it affected my life recently in an interesting way. I review books for World Literary Café as part of their WLC Review Team. Every month, I choose four books from their selections and receive two to review. Since I pride myself on reading all genres and styles, I choose books based only on the covers. Could I go look up summaries? Sure. But I wanted to experiment with picking books solely based on my reaction to cover art....more
 @Isabel_Anders  Thank you so much for the kind words. I want to be honest, but I also never ... more