Music Monday: 32 Flavors by Alana Davis

I listened to the original Ani Defranco version but like this version by Alana Davis better. A good song to start this week off. https://youtu.be/TEfbL53jhN4

A Long, Short, Weird, Week

Short weeks after long weekends always feel weird and out of step. This week had a short week, plus the remainder of a moon cycle, and topped by Friday the thirteenth. At the college, it's the last week before midterms, with the first significant assignments handed in. The students feel stressed and go a little …

DIY Searchers And The Nearest Library

Note Time to bring this blog back to its roots. October is Canadian Library Month, and it's time to talk libraries. Let's start with when does self-taught end and 'pulling a Hermione'-running to the library-begin. Futher Note I want to make 'pulling a Hermione' a thing. I had periods the self-taught way to learning proved …

Music Monday: I Won’t Back Down by Tom Petty And The HeartBreakers

No, I'll stand my ground Won't be turned around And I'll keep this world from draggin' me down Gonna stand my ground https://youtu.be/nvlTJrNJ5lA

Rapid Fire Book Questions

Saw this over at I'm Feeling This and thought why not? Big thanks to SueBC for passing it along. Ready, aim, FIRE!   Ebooks or physical books? I own a tablet but will always prefer physical books. Love the feel of a book in my hands. Paperback or hardback? Paperback, preferably a trade one. Better to hold …

Music Monday: Skyboat Song by Bear McCreary (Outlander Opening Titles Season 3)

The following might look spoiler-y. Proceed with caution. I am a sucker for romance. I write that sentence unabashedly. I like rom-coms, romance novels, steamy tomes with a plot that helps me catch my breath until I get breathless again. How can you tell Outlander has returned to television? Season 3 follows the plot of Voyager, …