Teaser Tuesday: The Night Manager

Like a quarter in one of those vortex donation bins, the Wheel of Time has turned ’round to Teaser Tuesday. Continue reading “Teaser Tuesday: The Night Manager”

Saturday Morning Coffee

Hello there, friend! I’m so glad you could stop by this morning – you’re just in time for a fresh pot of coffee. I’ve a lot to share, and at the same time, not a whole lot to share. You see, I’ve spent the majority of the week on vacation. Continue reading “Saturday Morning Coffee”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 5)

Coffee and bacon and Boethius, with a napping kitty on my lap. Time for some morning philosophy! Today, we’re finishing Book 5 of Consolation of PhilosophyContinue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 5)”

Teaser Tuesday: The Plantagenets

Like the pie carousel in a diner, the Wheel of Time has turned ’round to Teaser Tuesday. Continue reading “Teaser Tuesday: The Plantagenets”

Sunday Morning Coffee

I’m dreadfully sorry about missing our kaffeeklatch yesterday morning. Can we make it up today? You know how things tend to go when you wake up behind schedule and stay there the rest of the day.  Continue reading “Sunday Morning Coffee”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 3)

Once again Boethius has joined us for breakfast. Coffee, a doughnut and/or bagel with cream cheese, and philosophy – for what more could one ask? Well, answers to life’s big questions, for a start . . .  Continue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 3)”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 2)

Welcome back! It’s day two of reading Boethius’ Consolation of Philosophy while we enjoy a morning coffee. Here’s what stuck with me from Book 2 Continue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 2)”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 1)

This summer I’m reading through Boethius’ Consolation of Philosophy. I don’t quite known why I put it off for so long; I’m enjoying it immensely and finding it quite accessible with the annotated version I bought. I thought I’d share with you a few choice lines from each of the five “books” in the work. Some words of wisdom (pun intended) to ponder over your morning coffee (or tea, or other drink of choice).  Continue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 1)”

Teaser Tuesday: The Road

Like the gentle rotation of an icee machine, the Wheel of Time has turned ’round to Teaser Tuesday. Continue reading “Teaser Tuesday: The Road”

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