Reading Grisham

Recently I read my first John Grisham. It was his latest book The Reckoning (DB92511) , which would rank as one of the top books I read last year. I … Continued

New Year Resolution

It is that time of year again to reflect on how well I did with the past year resolution and start to plan new ones for the upcoming year. This … Continued

The Witch

I am not a fan of horror movies. I tend to watch half of the movie with my eyes closed and I fly about two feet out of my chair … Continued

The 7 Deadly Sins

When I heard that CLP latest After Hours event was going to be about the seven deadly sins, I thought that would be a great idea for a blog post. … Continued

Need a Book Suggestion?

One of the main parts of my job as a Reader Advisor is finding great books to recommend to our patrons based on their reading interest. Whenever you call into … Continued

Join Us for Talking Book Club

As a Reader Adviser for the Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped I get to participate in a number of great programs. One of my favorites, and one that … Continued

Playing Dectective

Recently I started back watching the BBC series Sherlock. I had seen the first two seasons and then just never had time to devote to the series. Coincidentally, my interest … Continued

Shakespeare Retold

This past month I saw my first live performance of a work by William Shakespeare when I attended the Pittsburgh Public Theater’s production of Hamlet. Prior to seeing the production … Continued

My Favorite Time of the Year

Springtime in Pittsburgh is, in my opinion, the most wonderful time of the year.  This is for two reasons: playoff hockey and the start of baseball. Some of my favorite … Continued