Bookshelf Biography

Bookshelf Biography Eventually the books just become part of the wallpaper. They’re there, but ignored, unread, and thus, invisible. When this house became our home, I unpacked all the books that had been stored when Bear and Brendan and I moved frequently. With a...

Of Books and Boys

As we move deeper into Graduation Season, with all the changes that portends, a reader has asked me to post a short essay I published when my eldest son Bear, graduated from high school and went away to college. A complicated moment for a parent. Here is Of Books and...