Archives for: "October 2011"

Saying Goodbye -- at Least for Now.

October 25th, 2011
Like the leaves, my spirits fall this time of year. This is not just because I dread the coming winter chill, it's because I don't want to say goodbye. Goodbye to the leaves (for now). Goodbye to the outdoor lunches (for now). Goodbye to the garden and… more »

Taking it to the Street

October 18th, 2011
Everyday citizens are now marching in the streets because they have had enough. In one month, the Occupy Wall Street (OWS) protests have spread from Manhattan (New York) to cities all around the world. An October 17th post on OWS Website articulates… more »

Imagining a Life Without Libraries

October 4th, 2011
Some may describe it as stuffy and obsolete, but I think of a library as captivating and futuristic. I cannot imagine life without. I fear that I soon may have to. When I was a teenager, my Mom would take me to the library keep my brain alive during… more »