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Foxglove Moments

Storm at sunset

Storm surge. Light layered between darkness. Sunset seems steeped in...Read More...

Memories out of Season

Personally, worse than 9/11

I fly the flag at half mast. What does it say about my country that half of the...Read More...

On Books and Reading

Is historical accuracy too much to ask?

  I usually recommend reading a book before seeing the movie version. However, I am re-thinking my...Read More...

Writers Journal

Good to remember

In a recent Writer's Digest article, David Corbett, author of The Art of...Read More...

WordFest News

June WordFest: Powerful memoir of teaching in the still-segregated south

June WordFest: Powerful memoir of teaching in the still-segregated south At the next WordFest event on Tuesday, June 13, 6:00-8:00 p.m., University of Oregon instructor Michael Copperman will read from his memoir, Teacher: Two Years...Read More

Latest Book Review

Anything Is Possible

One gets the impression that Elizabeth Strout escaped to the big city, yet can’t totally free herself from the small Maine community in which she grew up,...Read More...

Book Chat Update

June 2017 - A Chat with Hannah Dennison

June 2017 - A Chat with Hannah Dennison Book Chat host Alan Rose talks with author Hannah Dennison about her latest book in the...Read More