Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 29, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Ice Cream Friendships – and Kickin’ Up Dust

My friend and neighbor Mary Jo came over and helped me kill a large bug a few days ago. I could tell it was a smart, savvy, creative insect, and I sensed that it might elude me with its speed and mad skills. It glared at me from a tricky location – where the sunroom wall meets the ceiling. Thank you, Mary Jo, for helping me outwit it! And now, I hope, the story of bugs in my home in the time of corona ENDS (while the story of our friendship has another funny chapter).

Beth Alexander has been thinking about friendship, too…

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