A Night in the Lonesome October, aka “The Perfect Spooky Book for Autumn”

October’s not over, and if you’re looking for the perfect…
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Jethro Tull, Part II

In April of 2019, I wrote a blog about how musicians and bands…

Sweater Weather in the Chippewa Valley

It's that time of the year again... The time of cozy drinks,…

Tearjerkers for Film Fanatics

People who know me well know that beneath my thin veneer of cynicism…
Live Music Performance in Phoenix Park, Eau Claire, WI

Outdoor Music is Back

In so many ways, 2020 was a bust, right?  Certainly, the larger…

Let’s Get Ready to Roleplay!!!

So, what is roleplaying all about? We have all found ourselves…
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Graphic Novels in Libraries Month

This July marks Booklist's third annual "Graphic Novels in Libraries…
World map on two hands with doves flying into a blue sky with fluffy white clouds

Be the change you wish to see in the world

It’s time for a check in. It is a wonderful time for us to…
Rosa Parks at the front of a classroom speaking to students

Black History Reads

While February and Black History Month comes to end this week,…
Several Christmas movies on a book shelf with the movie, Elf, faced out.

Favorite Christmas Movies

I admit it! I love movies! My wife and I miss going to an actual…