For as long as I’ve been a member of the Groupthink community, it’s been Lexador and Mexador. Because Mexador pre-dated my first finding Jezebel. He’s pre-dated most things, like college, my first drink, learning to drive, losing religion, gaining sarcasm, because we’ve been together for 12 years. Since freshman year…
Last January, my sister started talking about her Goodreads challenge and I wondered- how many books do I read a year? I guessed a random number for a goal and got to work.
In my local bookstore, there’s a small display of “Fiction Exploring Other Cultures”. They’re pretty standard fiction classics, like The Good Earth, The Kite Runner, Joy Luck Club, Things Fall Apart. But let’s explore other cultures in other genres.
How did you all celebrate?
Hey guys, meet BB-8, my new best friend! (Sorry old best friends, but when’s the last time you saved the universe? And let’s be real, you’re just not as cute.)
As some of you may have seen, my Fur Face Friday posts are mostly of dogs I have raised/am raising to be guide dogs for the blind. Some people have expressed interest in learning what exactly goes into it, so I thought I’d do a post.
Two weeks ago, I competed in a sailing regatta in the Azores. This was my first time going there and it was beautiful! Seriously, I don’t know if I’ve been anywhere quite so green. The food was amazing (imagine having delicious cheese for EVERY meal (I don’t even want to know how much weight I gained)) and I got to…