By Heart: ‘Some One’

published October 30, 2020 … [Read more]

Children’s Book Club: R.L. Stine

published October 9, 2020 … [Read more]

Introducing ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ book club

Published October 2, 2020 This book club is still accessible to Tweetspeak Patrons. Learn more here. … [Read more]

By Heart: ‘To Autumn,’ by Keats

Published September 25, 2020 … [Read more]

Children’s Book Club: ‘Nine, Ten: a September 11 Story’

Published 9/11, 2020 … [Read more]

A Ritual to Read to Each Other: ‘A River Runs Through It’

Published September 4, 2020 Note to readers: I published this post exactly one week before my father died, on September 11, 2020. His death was sudden and peaceful. I had been planning to write about "A River Runs Through It" for months, and … [Read more]

By Heart: ‘The Dandelion’ by Vachel Lindsay

Published August 28, 2020 … [Read more]

Woman of Interest: Miss Vivian, The Story Lady

Published in the WACOAN magazine, September 2020 … [Read more]

Chronic Joy: Poetry for Illness

Published August 11, 2020 An update: I wrote this post about Shelly Miller, who passed away November 1, 2020. She had given me permission to share her name, but I was hoping against hope that she … [Read more]

Children’s Book Club: ‘Bruh Rabbit’

Published August 14, 2020 … [Read more]