One of this year's projects is an evaluation of our 300s - far too much has been dumped into that section and, oddly enough, a lot really belongs elsewhere. The other big project is to complete our look at books with a copyright pre-1996 that haven't circulated in the past 10 years. It's work, but… Continue reading Oops!
For some reason, when I was a young child, someone gave me this doll: I can't say that I turned it on a regular basis to tell my parents (or anyone) how I was feeling. To be honest, I think I may have been a teen - or nearly - before I realized that it… Continue reading New motto
As things get busier, and the world outside a little crazier, it might be good (for me, for you, for everyone) to post this article from the September NYYM Spark about Personal Rights. You have - The right to act in ways that promote your dignity and self-respect as long as others' rights are not violated… Continue reading Personal Rights
The other day, mk posted that she'd hit a personal best reading: mk Eagle (@mkeagle) | Twitter via kwout I'm on Book 263* for the year, aiming for about 300 for 2017 (which seems to be about my average recently). I'm on the 2018 Alex Award Committee, so I can't talk about all the books I've read,… Continue reading Uncomfortable Reading
Doug has a wonderful post entitled Just another shill for educational companies? that I encourage everyone to read. Here's my policy: all ideas in any of my posts, from these Minor Musings to other, more detailed commentary, are mine - possibly inspired by others but not paid for or encouraged by a company. One of… Continue reading Minor Musings