Book Review: Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

It’s a good read! Yes, I’m going to do it. I’m going to offer you my review of “Saving CeeCee Honeycutt”, the New York Times bestseller, by Beth Hoffman. A BRIEF WORD TO THOSE OF YOU WHO HAVEN’T READ THIS BOOK: Normally, I shy away from reading book reviews of books I haven’t read, because […]


I just finished reading a novel entitled  Exposure, whose premise I found to be extremely thought provoking, as a parent of teenaged children. Without giving away any important plot elements that are not mentioned on the cover of the book, the story revolves around a young teenaged couple who have fallen in love, and who […]

Garlic and Sapphires in the Boonies

I just finished reading Garlic and Sapphires, a memoir by Ruth Reichl. (In case that title looks a bit familiar to you, Ms. Reichl borrowed the phrase from a poem by T. S. Eliot called Burnt Norton. The phrase goes: “Garlic and sapphires in the mud/Clot the bedded axle-tree./The trilling wire in the blood/Sings below […]