Foxglove Moments

A conjunction of blossoms

March 12, 2015   There comes a brief moment each spring, little more than a week, when the last of the flowering plums overlap...Read More...

Memories out of Season

She arrived like a comet

March 2, 2015   My niece Renee holding her niece Halley (and my grandniece). As befitting her...Read More...

On Books and Reading

This time of day

February 24, 2015  I like this time of day: In the late afternoon, the books in my living room...Read More...

Writers Journal

Reading at WordFest

March 2, 2015   I will be making a rare appearance at the next WordFest on Tuesday, March 3,...Read More...

WordFest News

Poet Carolyn Caines hosts April WordFest.

Poet Carolyn Caines hosts April WordFest. Carolyn Caines will host the next WordFest gathering on Tuesday, April 7, 6:00-8:00 PM, at Cassava, 1333 Broadway in Longview. Carolyn has written several...Read More

Latest Book Review

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

It’s been pointed out to me that I have never reviewed a book of poetry or a Young Adult novel in this column. I really don’t feel qualified to review...Read More...

Book Chat Update

March 2014-A Chat with Stevan Allred

March 2014-A Chat with Stevan Allred Book Chat host Alan Rose interviews Stevan Allred, author of A Simplified Map of the Real...Read More