The Flight of the Hummingbird

Taken from my office... “You are Mr. Owl. I am Ms. Hummingbird. We may have come from different species, but as long as you’re a bird, I’m a bird too.” – Glad Munaiseche Long ago and far away, we lived aboard MCAS, Cherry Point. For those non-Marine types in the crowd, that’s positioned in Craven …

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Positivity Breeds Positivity

Photo by luiisrtz on Pexels.com “Your whole life is a manifestation of the thoughts that go on in your head.” Lisa Nichols I am currently reading The Secret by Rhonda Byrne. It’s a pseudoscientific, new-age type book based on the law of attraction. The law of attraction is a philosophy suggesting that positive thoughts bring positive …

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The Community the Library Built

‘Bad libraries build collections, good libraries build services, great libraries build communities.’R David Lankes The library… I know I’ve written more than a couple of times about the library here. However, I don’t believe you can write about and laud the library too much. The library is a wonderful place filled chock-full of imaginary worlds, …

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Summer Can’t Wait

Photo by Erik Mclean on Pexels.com I must confess. I had forgotten how quickly the weather can change in the Ozarks. I’d also forgotten how sometimes here nature skips a beat, or an entire season. We’ve lived from one end of this country to the other and experienced all manner of weather, seasonal changes, temperatures, …

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