Common Yellowthroat, a Chapter16 essay about my parents when they started to bird and I started to drive.2016 Reading List:13. A Cup of Water under My Bed, Daisy Hernandez12. In the Labyrinth of Drakes, Marie Brennan11. The New Neighbor, Leah Stewart10. The Way of Kings, Brandon Sanderson9. Only Love Can Break Your Heart, Ed Tarkington8. Chasing the … Continue reading

Freedom, oh Freedom

"All those people going to workNot me.I'm not going to work."Credit  poem  Michael Cook2015:16. (currently reading) French Concession, Xaio Bai (in translation)15. (currently reading) Journney to the West, translated, edited by Anthony C. Yu14. The Wool Omnibus, Hugh Howey13. The Professor and the Madman, Simon Winchester (fascinating non-fiction about an American convicted of murder in … Continue reading Freedom, oh Freedom

Happy New Year

 We have passed the Winter Solistice. Light and life return. 2013 List:32. Ketchup Clouds, Annabel Pitcher31. The Twistrose Key, Tone Almhjell30. The Flamethrowers, Rachel Kushner28-29. The Apothecary, The Apprentices, Maile Maloy27. Night Fairy, Laura Amy Schlitz26. Floating Islands, Rachel Neumeier24-25. Winterkind, Summerkin, Sarah Prineas23. The Road from Gap Creek, Robert Morgan22. Gap Creek, Robert Morgan21. … Continue reading Happy New Year