Run off my feet!

I knew getting the house and cottage ready for sale would be a huge job, but I had no idea it would be this HUGE a job. But both went up for sale this week, both have already had viewings and I’m on my way out shortly as another viewing is due at 11:00 a.m.    Just telling you this because I’ve been so absent from books, Facebook, blogs, etc. read more

A Few of my Favourite Books – lately

Some favourite YA books I’ve been reading recently: Girlwood by Claire Dean, Enthralled: Paranormal Diversions, short stories edited by Melissa Marr and Kelley Armstrong and Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater. Check them out.  And as I’m on favourite things: My favourite song right now – it changes constantly – is Ray Lamontagne’s “God Willing and the Creek Don’t Rise. read more

A Valentine Story

Back when I was 16, my BFF went out with this guy, we’ll call him John,  for a while and I went out a few times with his friend, Tom (real names changed to protect the guilty) but I wasn’t feeling it, so I said I didn’t want to go out with Tom anymore. Then my BFF broke up with John and Tom asked her out. Now that I think about it, that’s kinda creepy. Anyway, Tom invited her to... read more

So early

The Tundra Swans are back in Grand Bend. I was up Monday and took this picture. They are seven weeks early.       read more

Liverpool NY

Had a great video visit with two classes from Liverpool NY today about “Theories of Relativity.” Great students, thoughtful questions. Thanks for a wonderful visit. read more