Shakespeare with a side of apple crisp

What constitutes a glorious morning? I have a friend who likes to frolic in the South African surf. Which may dampen your enthusiasm for my glorious morning. It’s hard for a Midwestern girl to beat frolicking in the South African surf. So lower the bar really, REALLY far, OK? I’ll see those low expectations and…

Confessions of a book nerd

It’s my mother’s fault, really. She is the one who started this whole affair. From the time I could barely toddle, there we were at the library, in the picture book section. Yes, that’s me, below. This is how it all began. But looking at pictures was not enough for my little ambitious soul–and I did…