I used to have a small collection of old books – inherited from my mother (who has the same proclivity), or randomly found in thrift shops. Many of them were collected simply because they were pretty, but some because of what you might call historical interest. Most of it (the purely pretty ones) have been discarded… Continue reading Do you know what you Ought to Know?
1. Took the kids skating last Sunday. Yay! Somehow strained my lower back, probably through having to pull Elfling up on her feet again (while attempting to keep my own balance) every minute or so. Boo! No big deal until I had to carry a sleeping Dude upstairs on Monday and suddenly couldn't really move… Continue reading Ow and also ooh: 5 things 13.2.16
Last week was an exciting post week. Nope, no yarn, but two pre-ordered books, both of which tick the "feminist" and "sf" boxes that sit right at the top of my personal list of literary happy makers. So: squeee! And in case this is relevant to your interests, gentle reader, let me tell you about them.Book… Continue reading For your reading pleasure