Monthly Archives: December 2013

A Slightly Early Year in Review

Christmas has passed, and time keeps hurtling toward 2014, the year that we all hope will bring more prosperity, success, and happiness to everyone even if we privately have our doubts. I am cautiously optimistic for 2014, which tends to … Continue reading

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Defy by Sara B. Larson Review

Reviewing a debut novel is delicate business because I neither want to falsely heap praise on a story that didn’t match my expectations nor discourage a fledgling author from writing. However, I do feel that I should be honest about … Continue reading

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Running Route Boredom

Patience and I have finally increased our runs to between 4.65 and 5.05 miles depending on whether I’m walking/running another dog after her run, and both of us are getting a little bored with the quarter mile oval next to … Continue reading

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Gabe at the Vet and A Short Update

My oldest kitty, Gabe, is at the vet today for a dental and potential tooth extraction, so good thoughts for his safe (and relatively cheap) procedure would be greatly appreciated! Since he thinks he’s a small dog with claws Gabe … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on Katniss Just Choosing Both

A fascinating article about the dynamics of Katniss’ choice between the two young men in her life, Peeta and Gale, and what it might mean if she didn’t have to select one over the other appeared on Jezebel’s website earlier … Continue reading

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