Reading · Thoughts about Lydia

Mansfield Park: Raising Character Over Appearance

I’m a big fan of most anything Jane Austen, however, recently I realized that I hadn’t ever read Mansfield Park, and therefore over the past few weeks I hammered away at it. It was enjoyable, even though it was a tad predictable. It’s the ¬†writing itself that kept me reading and I had to know… Continue reading Mansfield Park: Raising Character Over Appearance


Why I Read with Lydia

One of my earliest memories is sitting in front of a our family’s sliding glass door for light during the ice storm of ’91. We didn’t have electricity for several days. I remember sitting there and listening to my dad read one of the Mandy series books to my sister and I as we enjoyed… Continue reading Why I Read with Lydia