Top Shelf in March: VAMPIRES IN THE LEMON GROVE

Top Shelf in March: Vampires in the Lemon Grove by Karen Russell Reviewed by Liz (Car Dancin' Queen) Wyckoff I’ve been in love with Karen Russell since the publication of her first short story collection, St. Lucy’s Home for Girls Raised by Wolves, in 2008. The incredible title story of that book follows a group … Continue reading Top Shelf in March: VAMPIRES IN THE LEMON GROVE

Read this book: BENEDICTION by Kent Haruf

~post by Julie W.  I don't often beg, but please, please, read Benediction. Everyone should know Kent Haruf. The emotional power he packs into deceptively simple sentences left me crying into cocktail napkins on a crowded airplane as I tore through the end of this wonderful novel. If you read Plainsong then you know what I'm talking … Continue reading Read this book: BENEDICTION by Kent Haruf

Sci Friday: Mawage is What Brings Us Togeva. And also, THE PRINCESS BRIDE.

~ Post by Marie. Original Artwork by Alex Rosental “Mawage.  Mawage is what bwings us togeva, today.” This is perhaps one of my favorite movie quotes of all time.  So much so that I requested my best friend and maid of honor to consider incorporating it into her toast at my wedding, maybe, if she … Continue reading Sci Friday: Mawage is What Brings Us Togeva. And also, THE PRINCESS BRIDE.