Articles Posted in the " books " Category

  • Have You Read Any Good Books Lately?

    “Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” Charles William Eliot My daughter knows me well. For two years now on..


  • Who Inspires You?

    I discovered one of my favorite writers by chance many years ago. I stumbled upon a book of his in the local library using a method I employ to locate the best books on the shelves.  If you..


  • Why Do You Read?

    We welcome Melanie Thompson back for her second guest post! I loved what Melanie did on her blog so I asked her to come over and start the conversation here! She poses a deeper question here; not..



  • Are You a Maverick?

    Maverick: person who takes chances, departs from accepted course Thesaurus.com It was a Saturday morning late in April. I was nervous. This was the day I would research the publishing process for The Happy Place. This was..