“I didn’t need proof from a theologian or a tip from a church practitioner. I needed a piece of story, something real and full of life and blood and breath and heartache, something that someone had lived through, a piece of wisdom earned the hard way. That’s why telling our stories is so important.” …from… Continue reading 2015 Book List
I want to introduce you to a new friend of mine. Actually, formally introduce you that is, since I wrote about him in a letter to a friend in my last post. His name is Morris, of The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore. He stars in the Academy Award winning Best Animated Short Film,… Continue reading Flying Books? Yes, Please!
Books can produce magic. This is a long-held belief of mine. Every once in a while, the magic from a particular book pours out on you like pixie dust. The story contained within its pages ripples into every area of life, echoes your strongest beliefs and reflects all you know to be true and beautiful.… Continue reading To Abby, From Morris
Those who know me can testify that I am kind of a book nut. Reading is my thing. I’m the type of girl who gets starry-eyed when driving by a flesh and bone bookstore. I am a Story-holic and not afraid to admit it. When I get down to the last pages of a book, I… Continue reading 2012 Book List (and random thoughts on reading)