May 26,2011One of the two-page features in Wheels of Change focuses on celebrity cyclists of the 19th century, including my favorite sharpshooter, Annie Oakley, and physicist Marie Curie, who spent her honeymoon on a bicycle trip with her husband Pierre. Back then, women throughout the world embraced the bicycle for its
May 15,2011It’s a cloudy, rainy morning here in northern New Jersey, but that didn’t stop me from dragging myself out of bed, packing up my laptop, and driving five miles to what has become my home away from home, our local Panera Bread. I’m not quite sure how it happened, but
May 1,2011If you "bare" right, the fun is just beginning.
of the Month
I have hundreds of bookmarks. They're easy to come by if you go to book and library conferences, and some are quite interesting. So I decided to share a few here.
This month's bookmark comes from the Kobal Collection of the Picture Desk, a British photo agency. It shows actor Steve McQueen with a baseball glove. Thanks to Brenda Jackson for sending it my way. Here's the front and back.
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