Monthly Archives: August 2012

The day I first got lost in literature

For me, it was Black Beauty.  That was the turning point.  I know I was very young because my mother seemed very tall to my child’s mind.  I remember she used to make me read to her.  I also remember … Continue reading

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Moving on up…?

Yesterday, Dave, my boss, told me that HR finally, officially opened up the part-time librarian’s position that has been vacant for almost two months.  Since I have been playing the role essentially since the day I started working at the library, I went … Continue reading

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Onward and upward

OK, so here we are.  Today marks the beginning of the final semester.  I am taking two classes and the comprehensive exam is scheduled for October 9-16.  One class focuses on teaching information literacy while the second classes focuses on books … Continue reading

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I voted today

I voted today, for the first time.  Interesting how that makes me feel.  I have lived here since I was 7 years old and, except for a short time when I was 19, have always lived in the United States.  … Continue reading

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The beginning of the end

There are now just a couple of weeks to go until the beginning of my final semester.  Getting to the Master’s degree has been an arduous and expensive journey.  The final semester alone is expected to cost about $3,000.00.  Luckily, … Continue reading

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