I write about books, life, libraries, and whatever else interests me.


I’m a writer, reader, and library lover. Other obsessions come and go, but words, books, and libraries have remained constant in my life since childhood.

At work, I manage marketing, PR, and social media for a public library system. At home, I do whatever I want — well, at least some of the time.

You can find me on Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and GoodReads.



On Knitting

I’m relatively new to the knitting world. For decades, I didn’t give knitting a second thought, and then one day it took over my consciousness. I realized that not only was there a knitting world, there was a whole knitting universe. And I, who had been unaware of it, wanted in. My awakening may have …

And To My Mother

Over the years, as I told my daughter stories from my childhood, even when I thought she wasn’t paying attention, she was absorbing the important parts, the details that gave her the ability to write this poem, which she gave to me as a gift one birthday: