Calgon Isn’t Helping Anymore

Found this on Instagram: View this post on Instagram Brand-new cards are online now!!! I feel this one SO HARD. Really, we have to worry about this now on top of all the other shit we have to do? I OBJECT. My doctor friend told me she had to miss the hospital’s personal branding workshop […]

The Filofax Itch

…and other non-Filofax thoughts. At the end of last year I wasn’t in the position to purchase new Filofax inserts, so I picked up a planner at Walgreens. It’s about 5×7, has big pages and print…and the pages fit perfectly in my A5 Filofax Chameleon. Every time I open the planner, I have the urge […]

What is Distance Healing?

Good question. A few years ago, while reading Sea of Miracles by Amy Oscar, I came upon mention of “Indra’s Net” and the concept really struck home: “In the realm of the god Indra is a vast net that stretches infinitely in all directions. In each “eye” of the net is a single brilliant, perfect jewel. […]

A New Challenge

Hello, again! I’ve been busy with work, managing the social media for the Menaul Book Exchange, and dealing with normal life. And, I have another respiratory infection. After April’s bout with pneumonia, I managed to get an early dr’s appt today and was given some antibiotics to keep it from getting that bad again. Stress, […]

Boosting An Independent Bookstore’s Signal

I once had my dream job: I worked at a small, independently owned used-books store*. It’s the coolest place: a converted house with a couple of add-ons to the back, making it an L-shaped warren of rooms. I had that job for 9 years and 10 months. Yes, even after 10 years, I remember the […]