Category Archives: Book Reviews

Wkly Brief – Book Review: Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery

It takes courage for a parent to tell the story of her adult child’s struggle with mental illness and his confusing, heart-rending path to recovery. In Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery, Janet Singer shares her son’s battle with Obsessive-Compulsive … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – Twitter Authors 04-2015

Amidst the foot-high snow is one bare patch of garden. It’s a garden we had cleaned out last fall, removing the bulbs and spreading them among other gardens. Yet in one place smooth green leaves, tinged yellow from the salt … Continue reading

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Quiet: Introvert Thinking (Or Proud to be an INFJ)

Quiet, by Susan Cain, was the book I chose to bring with me to a slew of Doctor’s appointments. “Perfect,” I thought. “I can skim through this quickly while waiting.” I waived my husband off, suggesting that he run errands. … Continue reading

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Blogging Balance

When I was a kid, I wanted to be an Olympic gymnast. My friends and I practiced all day in the soft green grass between our homes. We cart-wheeled and did penny-drops from swing sets. I had it all going … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – Reading Round-up

Each month I mix a Twitter Author title into my reading list, and I do a brief review on many of the books on my Keep Reading page.  If a book really captures my imagination, it might even make it … Continue reading

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