Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

August 1, 2021
by jenniferpuryear

Order, Chaos, and Change: Guest Post by Patricia Eastwood

Patricia Eastwood returns to Bacon today with a lovely meditation on the mad, mad world (and two books she’s read recently). From Patricia: Some things seem so routine – the rhythm of the tides, traffic, me walking to my mother’s refrigerator every time I enter her kitchen. If I think about any of these things hard enough – with a critical eye and mind – …

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December 6, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

The Music Video of My Life: Guest Post by Patricia Eastwood

From Patricia: I used to ride the bus to high school and would sometimes rest my head against the window and imagine how my image would fit into a music video on VH1.  I would imagine different songs playing behind what I considered my somewhat tragic image on the bus.  Rocking along, hot and sticky in the Georgia heat, wishing I was home already, wishing …

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