The stars looked down upon her, and when they flashed she knew that all the...– —Resurrection in May by Lisa Samson This made me cry and is one of the most beautiful and fitting endings to a book I’ve ever read.
But perhaps Buechner’s greatest gift to me is not in what he actually says, but...– Eric Peters on Frederick Buechner
Being the Ugliest Boy in the World hurt my feelings a little. On the one hand,...– The Charlatan’s Boy
As fas as Roscoe was concerned, travel started bad and got worse. For one...– Lonesome Dove (this made me laugh out loud. it makes me laugh every time I read it. I love Roscoe)
So I had this dream last night that Ana was in St. Louis at at the World Series (because in my dream the Cardinals were in the World Series—dreams—always good for wish fulfillment. Also Ana in St. Louis, let alone the states? I think is b/c i mailed her a package yesterday) and she gave me an extra ticket. So there I was wandering around the Stadium I’ve never been to (I...
Esther used to love studying the tiny black notes on a sheet of music,...– While We’re Far Apart Lynn Austin
I wonder if amassing a huge TBR pile is like turning a blind eye to mortality.
By the time the shade had reached the river, Augustus would have mellowed with...– Lonesome Dove
All America lies at the end of the wilderness road, and our past is not a dead...– T.K. Whipple, Study Out the Land This quote opens up LONESOME DOVE. And MAN do I love it. Promises to be a great read!
To ignore what is ugly is to cheapen what is beautiful.– Susan Meissner
What we call the beginning is often the end And to make an end is to make a...– My favorite poem, Little Gidding (of the Four Quartets) by T.S. Eliot
I’ve often said that if you have two options before you, choose the one you’re...– Andrew Peterson