The Photography Class Thing

Something exciting happened this week — I started a four-week photography course at the Houston Center for Photography! I’ve been wanting to do one for my job for a while, and I finally gave up on the place where I usually take my classes ever doing a digital photo class again so I found this one…

The Read AND Rid Thing

After finishing the Hitchhiker’s series last weekend, I was determined to dig into the Read or Rid thing by reading something short that I could finish that same day. I decided to start with Residue of Song: Poems by Marvin Bell. I’ve had this book for about 15 years because I bought it from eBay…

Things are getting real.

Last week, I met with my friend Kathy to talk about this blog and this project, and I was grateful that I reached out because we had the opportunity to catch up on our lives, as we’ve both had a lot of major life changes over the past year. Kathy is a great artist, and…

The Librarything Thing

I’ve mentioned my love of Librarything before. It’s a website for cataloging your personal collection(s) of books, and I have quite a collection. I buy ridiculous amounts of books. It’s almost shameful. My husband has the same addiction that I do so our library is huge. I’d say about a third of the books are…

Book Things

My first Thing was starting this blog. The next Things I tackle will be book related. Next up, I’ll be rereading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series, which inspired the project. I love the books, but I can’t claim Super Fan status. I’ve read Hitchhiker’s and Restaurant at the End of the Universe twice,…