Category Archives: Libraries

Library Book Sale!

When I volunteered at the public library book sale this morning, I thought perhaps the rain would dampen people’s ardor for books, but I was mistaken. A steady stream of shoppers poured over tables of books, increasing as the noon … Continue reading

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For the Love of Libraries

Today, the last day of National Library Week, seems a fitting time to write about my love of libraries. I am forever grateful to my mother for taking her second-grader to the Carnegie Public Library in Upper Sandusky, Ohio. The … Continue reading

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Why do I write?

I’ve wanted to write since first grade. In my mind’s eye, I see my thick pencil furiously printing words on the pages of a yellow-ruled Big Chief tablet. When Mrs. Johnson said “pencils down,” I slid the tablet off the … Continue reading

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