I chose this word for my blog collection because it encompasses the kaleidoscopic nature of my interests and topics. A prism is “one whose faces are parallel to the vertical axis.” (Webster’s Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, 1969) So, while I am the axis, my experiences are dispersed by the planes in different directions.

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April 9, 2018

Blog 2 Feb 2018 Under covers Part 2

  Blog 2 Feb 2018 Under Covers BOOKS Part 2 There’s something about having a book in my hand or lap and settling down to read […]
February 20, 2018

Prism Reader’s Questionnaire (Answers provided by C. Pereira)

20 Feb 18 Prism Reader’s Questionnaire Answers provided by C. Pereira   What would you lose if reading were banned? An impossible proposal: one might as […]
February 11, 2018

Under covers The Gift of Reading Part 3

Blog 11 Feb 2018 Under covers… BOOKS The Gift of Reading Part 3    Does anyone else waffle the way I have done when it comes […]
February 3, 2018

Under covers Part 3

Blog 3 Feb 2018 Books: Under Covers Part 3          Life is too precious for a vexing read. For most of my life […]
February 2, 2018

Books: Under Covers

Blog 2 Feb 2018 Under Covers Part 1 If a nation’s literature declines, the nation atrophies and decays. – Ezra Pound My relief that books have […]
February 2, 2018

Books: The Gift of Reading Part 2

Blog 2 Feb 2018 Under covers… BOOKS: The Gift of Reading Part 2 What sensations course through you when you reach for a new book? What […]
January 26, 2018

Books: Part 1 What’s not to like?

Blog 26 Jan 2018 The Passionate Palate: Now for something under covers…          My parents read to us when we were little. We […]
January 25, 2018

TRAVELS: In the beginning…

Blog 25 Jan 18 TRAVELS: In the beginning… When life hands you a ticket, take it. The first overseas posting my father received after completing his […]