Thoughts on 2 Books #3

The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels by Jon Meacham I rated it 3 of 5 stars, "liked it", on Goodreads. Jon Meacham's The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels is an easily readable, thorough if limited, well-researched, and generously sourced work of American history. Given its scope, though, … Continue reading Thoughts on 2 Books #3

Home Again

Image courtesy of Etsy.com The cross-stitch sampler shown above was prominently displayed on the wall of my maternal grandparents' kitchen in their home, Windy Hill, in Argo, Alabama.  From 1980 through 2006, their secluded, rural, mountaintop estate, with its 5 acres of rolling hills and planted fields, was my favorite haven when I needed a … Continue reading Home Again