Used Treasures

Mary/ January 13, 2015

Wandering past this book store in Puerto Morelos, Mexico last month, reminded me of my love of used bookstores….(mmm Alma Libre Libros….free soul books….what a lovely name….) To wander through the shelves in

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A Delicious Book

Mary/ January 7, 2015

I found this lovely book, Fictitious Dishes, by Dinah Fried, earlier this year. I knew it would be a great Christmas present for my sister. She shares my love of food and cooking….and

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Words to Live By

Mary/ December 11, 2014

  I fell in love with poetry at 40. In my new role as an emerging artist, I discovered poets and their (now) amazing, profound words and phrases. As my art started to

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The Lovely Bookplate

Mary/ November 29, 2014

Ahhh….bookplates. Bookplates allow me to ceremoniously mark my treasured books as my own…(I will be the last reader standing with a paper book…). I have books that I read and “pass on” and

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