Rambling About: Pro cyclist Alison Powers’ historic win

I am a huge professional cycling fan and watch cycling every chance I can get.  In fact, my latest young adult novel features a cyclist on a junior developmental squad.  But back to the blog… Women’s cycling isn’t featured as … Keep Reading…

Quotable about Gratitude

Gratitude is not only the greatest of all virtues, but the parent of all others. – Cicero Photo by laurakristina via Photobucket

Rambling About: Looking for Alaska

Looking for Alaska by John Green My rating: 4 of 5 stars If only we could see the endless string of consequences that result from our smallest actions.  But we can’t know better until knowing better is useless.  ― John … Keep Reading…

Rambling About: Pray for Love by Kwabs

Yesterday, I heard this song on BBC Radio1.  I am freakin’ lovin’ it!!  Take a look-listen and tell me what do you think.     We prayed for love Someone in the distance Who will listen Listen to our breaking … Keep Reading…

Rambling About: The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart My rating: 4 of 5 stars Secrets are more powerful when people know you’ve got them. ― E. Lockhart, The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks I happened upon this book while … Keep Reading…

Sunflowers make me happy…

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do. -Helen Keller