Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

June 12, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

Pepper and The Leaf: Sunday, June 12, 2016

Pepper and I were sitting outside this afternoon, both of us hot.  I had thrown the frisbee for her and walked around the yard, but my heart wasn’t in it.  I finally sat down in the wrought iron chair on the front porch and she rested at my feet.   “What’s wrong?” she asked, ever my sensitive companion.  “Normally you love a hot green day.” “Yes …

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February 20, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

Jarvis Crocker Says Dance for Me Tonight

A poem can make you pause; a poem can make you laugh, or cry;  a poem can encourage you loudly or brightly – or ever so quietly – to seize the day.  I love this one by Arne Weingart… *      *     * Jarvis Crocker Says Dance for Me Tonight At the top of the two hundred eighty-two stairs from which point you …

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