Shall I now these boxes open, Boxes filled with wondrous stories? Shall I now the end unfasten Of this ball … Continue reading The Kalevala
Today, February the 4th, marks a very important moment in history. It is the 160th anniversary of the discovery of … Continue reading Danke Sehr, Tischendorf!
In my New Year’s post I had said that I would have to dedicate a separate post to the books … Continue reading Books of 2018
2018 had a pleasantly peaceful departure. I spent the final hour writing my space opera and beta-reading. But … Continue reading 2018 Salute
I’ve enjoyed Gail’s Let’s be Thankful for Something since she began the series. The topics, random though they may be, … Continue reading Let’s be Thankful for Something
Now, it occurs to me that I’ve never fully explained the reason behind my blog name, never talked about what … Continue reading A Hopeful Shennachie Celebrates Reformation Day
The birch boards serving as bookshelves look fitting for the volumes they hold. Unpolished, they are rugged like the … Continue reading In Praise of Old, Worn Books