Tag Archives: reading

Knowledge

Knowledge is like a Potluck Dinner Avoid the store bought stuff Go back for seconds on the good stuff And get the recipe for the best stuff!

Posted in Books, Culture, Humor, Quips and Quotes | Tagged , , , , , | 20 Comments

Tips for Writers: Find Someone to Love Story With

“Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.” ~Jean Rhys Perhaps the most universal piece of advice for writers is, “Read, read, read!” Let me just amen … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Humor, Memoir, Quips and Quotes, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 30 Comments

It’s Raining Cats and Dog

If where you live it’s precipitating cats and dogs today If felines and canines be declinating find a cozy abode and just stay Interestingly, it seems the best way to escape when it’s raining cats and dogs, is to curl … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Humor, Quips and Quotes | Tagged , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Pictures of Heaven!

It is generally assumed that there are no actual photographs of heaven. This is incorrect. There are many pictures online!  Hint: It helps if you’ve read a lot of books. Then you’ll know exactly what to look for. More: I’ll … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Culture, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , | 26 Comments

You’re Peculiar!

I was wearing khakis and a polo shirt, and was about to do a poetry reading for a room full of clove cigarette-smoking hipsters, identically clad in tight black clothes. I stepped up to the microphone and mumbled, “I feel … Continue reading

Posted in For Pastors and Teachers, Humor, Memoir, Poetry, Quips and Quotes, Religion/Faith | Tagged , , , | 16 Comments

Christmas on Pleasant Hill

Looking for a last-minute gift book? May I recommend Christmas on Pleasant Hill by my friend, gifted author Colleen Scheid? Pleasant Hill is a compassionate and moving collection of twelve modern day Christmas stories that is perfect for reading aloud and sharing with other … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Culture, For Pastors and Teachers | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

I’ll Buy a Kindle When They Create a “Book Smell” App

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley:
The first girl I ever made out with was a hot little blonde from Texas. Just to be sure I remembered her, when I wasn’t looking she poured her White Shoulders perfume all over my…

Posted in Books, Popular Culture & Entertainment | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments