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This is a Song for My Generation

Over the past couple of years, I’ve commented about the focus on teens and a lack of library service to young adults–which by my definition is people over 18.  Following the discussions I had with people at ALA last summer, I kept editing and working on a draft about what kind of programs to offer, […]

Holiday in T-6 and Counting…..

I’m leaving for NYC/Egypt in six days!! M and I have been discussing vague travel plans for two or three years and finally, with the help of Air France Holidays*, we’re headed off to Egypt. I have a long weekend in New York on the way out, which is never a hardship. And then–camels, 70 […]

On the Flip Side

No, I’m not dead, just buried. Freelance work seriously picked up and then I went home for six days. Now I’ve returned and started to make sense of the disaster zone also known as my desk at work, and have hope that the living room floor will be reclaimed within the next 72 hours. And […]

Mending in Action

I was prepared this particular trip to New York: I packed five pair of shoes. That this meant that I came home with somewhere around 8 blisters per foot should mean nothing. Really, someday my feet will re-adapt to hiking around a concrete jungle. Three weekends ago I had company, AudioGirl came up to spend […]

Random Quote Sunday: Old School

“I recommend the punch!”A quote from a party I attended four or five years ago. We all said it enough and used it in every day conversations for a while. Was haunting me this week–had to text the Blonde to get source. But seriously…good punch. “Now that we’ve gotten mutual apologies and natural disasters out […]