Monthly Archives: May 2004

Pull the [scrap]book down from the top shelf 11

Over the weekend I scrapbooked for the first time in months and months. I don’t know for sure why it had been so long – obviously we were consumed with house details for a while, and I still haven’t hung pictures yet. I have been reading a little more than average, although most of my […]

The library of the past 16

This morning on NPR I heard a segment about Sandra Cisneros, an author, discussing her use of language and what influenced her style. What I found so interesting was how she remembered visiting the Chicago Public Library as a child and looking in the card catalog. She saw that some of the cards were more […]