How appropriate that in the July 4th online edition of the LA Times, an article was posted about reprinting several American classic stories for children in Arabic. Really? I mean, what in the world about an blond orphan girl in the Swiss Alps could a little Lebanese boy in the desert relate to? I don't… Continue reading “Heidi” in Arabic??
Remember the book mobile? The precursor to today's school book fairs, it used to come by my school and magically open the sides of the bus to allow perusal and, yes, even touching, of its beautiful insides. The smell...the feel...just being in the midst of those books made my happy place even happier...for now it… Continue reading Ebook-mobile
I don't know what this title has to do with my topic, but it seemed like a good one at the time. Actually, I did mean it as a reference to that fact that it has been over a year since my last blog entry. I blame this partly on Facebook. Since I became a… Continue reading What Happened to All the Good Writers?