Treasures in the neighborhood

Actually this is not about my immediate suburb, but the other end of town. But likewise, a treasure, you may not think to seek out. We all live in our areas, often for years and go in and out of various places. Sometimes for years, passing by shops, parks, restaurants, museums, galleries, never visiting them.Continue reading “Treasures in the neighborhood”

Bookstore or Online?

No doubt, Online is here to stay. But that bookstores are literally wiped out is something disconcerting. Why? I could talk about all the economic impact. How the value of the book itself as literature, as art, is diminished. How writers may feel lower valued, seeing their work being discounted. The environmental cost for deliveriesContinue reading “Bookstore or Online?”