Summer Reading Suggestions

In the first half of 2022, I’ve had surgery, received a cancer diagnosis, started a new job and taken a summer job. (It’s fine. I’m fine. Everything is fine.)  Rhythm. Balance. Juggle. Pick your metaphor– the only constant has been chaotic uncertainty, which has been a boon for my reading life (as reading is myContinue reading “Summer Reading Suggestions”

Reading Log (May)

The Children’s Blizzard by Melanie Benjamin “Choice and opportunity were not the uncomplicated gifts most people thought they were.” Recommended by a friend from church, this fictionalized account of an historic event was horrifying and heartening. I had to keep reading to find out how it was going to resolve! Powerful characters and enlightening aboutContinue reading “Reading Log (May)”

Reading Round Up

Beach Read by Emily Henry This was a fun read….as most everyone else has already said– not what you expect from the title/cover, but an enjoyable rom-com that touches on family issues and how they shape us. The Mountains Sing by Nguyen Phan Que Mai Recommended by my reading buddy and cousin this is aContinue reading “Reading Round Up”