Archive for September, 2015
“Love is what carries you, for it is always there, even in the dark, or most in the dark, but shining out at times like gold stitches in a piece of embroidery.” – Wendell Berry
Tags: Escape From Spiderhead, George Saunders, literary quotations, quotations, Quotes
“Why was she dancing? No reason. Just alive, I guess.” – George Saunders, from Escape From Spiderhead
Tags: bicycles, bookmobiles, books, libraries, reading
We all are familiar with book mobiles. Those mobile libraries that bring books to communities who do not have a library. The recent evening news had a spot on how some libraries have ditched the gas guzzlers and are now using bicycles with attached carts that have the books. So what do you call a library that comes on a bicycle? “Spoke & Word”. Not kidding, this was stenciled on the side of the cart!
“We do not have to become heroes overnight.” – Eleanor Roosevelt