Monthly Archives: October 2013

Welcome to Your Own Mind

I’m not one for graphic novels. I can now say I’ve read two, and surprisingly, they were both excellent. The first was recommended to me. Tangles is a powerful first person account of how it is to be the child … Continue reading

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Read All About It, Then Steal It

$1.70 The cost of our daily newspaper. We get two copies of our local paper arrive into the library each day. We staple them, stamp them with words such as , Property of… , not to lend etc, and put … Continue reading

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A Librarian’s Work is Never Done…

I rise from my bed, lavishly appointed with frills and chintz. I open my curtains and pause to enjoy the view, my wee city garden all pretty flowers and carefully trimmed hedges. After my shower, I take time to get … Continue reading

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