Monthly Archives: December 2012

Closing of the Year

I spent this last Sunday of the year as I spend many of my Sundays: reading the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and New York Times over a quiet breakfast and strong, fragrant coffee. Each of these newspapers featured lists and photographs … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Toast to Maria Popova

It’s not often I scoop the New York Times. And even though I wrote about Brain Pickings before they did, their article about this engaging site offers a rich background and (in true Times fashion) wonderful insights. Maria Popova deserves … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments