…lend support

This Monday marks day two of National Library Week. That’s right, there are a whole seven days dedicated to one of our nation’s greatest institutions.

…Be Present

Welcome, my friends, to a Saturday rhyme, I thank you sincerely for taking the time. My next request might seem a bit silly– Please put down your phone. I mean it, really.

…look for the good

On this, the first post-Golden Globe Flick Friday, a time I might traditionally talk about those forgotten by this year’s nominations, I find myself reflecting on a certain kind of optimism. Not the blind, everything will turn our alright kind, but the kind that always looks for the best in people. Let’s call it the Mary…

…Head Back

“Whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home.” ~ J.K. Rowling It’s here, the beginning of the end of summer. The promise of autumn in the early September air makes the transition a little less painful, but a little magic wouldn’t hurt either….

…book it

Put down the tablet, pause the Netflix marathon, it’s National Book Lovers Day! In the age of TLDR (too long didn’t read). It can be hard to remember the joy that a good book can bring…

…Add Some Color

Everyday sketchers and scribblers, it’s time to break out your colored pencils, water colors, markers, and crayons. It’s National Coloring Book Day! This favorite pastime of many a childhood has leaked over into the adult world, which means we can all celebrate without any shame or embarrassment.