Peace Like a River by Leif Enger

Pam/ January 25, 2010/ Books

I loved every word of this book. Enger has a talent with words, sentences, and crafting a story. At times, I didn’t care about the plot … just loved reading his words, descriptions, and the “declarations” of the characters. I’ve also read “So Brave, Young and Handsome”. His words are, as I like to say, like chocolate for my eyes.

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Sound

Pam/ January 17, 2010/ Uncategorized

Thursday I went to the Distinguished Lecture at the Michigan Theater. Each Thursday of the U of M school year the School of Art and Design hosts a distinguished lecturer for the A&D students. These lectures are free and open to the public – sponsored by a number of folks with the main benefactor being Penny Stamps. The lectures are

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New Year’s Resolutions – Part Two

Pam/ January 17, 2010/ Uncategorized

In my post last week I forgot to mention the strategy a couple of my friends use. Instead of specific resolutions, they pick a theme for the year. So, for instance, one friend is intent on “Connecting” more this year (in fact, more than one friend). For another, this is the year of “Finesse”. Just more food for thought in

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New Year’s Resolutions

Pam/ January 10, 2010/ Random Thoughts

I have my own new year’s resolutions (writing this blog is one of them … yikes it’s been a long time) and when talking and reading about new year’s resolutions there seems to be a couple of approaches. First, new year’s resolutions “are cheesy”. That was the declaration from one of my friends at the New Year’s Eve party I

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