Three Truths and a Lie, No. 2

It is long overdue, but nonetheless, welcome to the second installment of "Three Truths and a Lie. " Actually, as it turns out that the first installment had two lies in it. It didn't at the time I wrote it, but ┬ánow it does. Mea culpa. My move to Las Vegas has been cancelled; at … Continue reading Three Truths and a Lie, No. 2


So it’s come to this…

Over the summer I was in a bookstore when I spotted a new children's book, It's a Book by Lane Smith. I didn't have to open it or read one page to know where the story was going. Yes, it's a book (a fantastic, smart, cheeky book that adults will love too, by the way) … Continue reading So it’s come to this…

Puss in Boots

I think it all started with Puss in Boots. Or more specifically with Il gatto con gli stivali. This was the first book that I remember reading in Italian, come to think of it, it was the first book I remember reading on my own. It was to be the beginning of lifelong love of … Continue reading Puss in Boots