Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Husbandman: Deadwood by Peter Dexter. Learning quite a bit about Wild Bill and Calamity Jane.
20Something Daughter: Our Man in Havana. She hasn't told me anything about it, but it seems I should have read this already.
#1 Son: Kite Runner.
Me: State of Wonder by Ann Patchett.
When we were all on the plane reading, that was probably the first time ever the four of us were reading simultaneously in the same space. Our fam seemed super literary at that moment. And that was pleasing.
From a Lynda Barry book, I've used the idea to have the Thirdlanders draw self portraits on occasion. Draw yourself as Batman, a monst...
We're learning to play euchre. John and Patricia are teaching us. From this day forward, I'm going to keep a deck of cards in...
Did you know that a huge memorial to Crazy Horse is being built in the Black Hills of North Dakota? People have been working on this scul...