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The History of Black History Month

Thu., Feb. 9
When the call first went out for blog post topics to celebrate Black History Month (also known as African-American History month), I responded that I’d like to write a “History of Black History Month” post. I wasn’t thinking clearly. Sure, it’d be easy to pull together a few paragraphs that give a simplified understanding of how this month-long celebration of achievements by Black Americans came…

A Year to Read

Wed., Jan. 11
This year, I’ve set intentions to read much more than I currently do and engage in as many joyful experiences in my daily life as I possibly can. The catalyst for this isn't the "new year, new me" resolutions that I normally make and break, but rather my experiences over the last 18 months working for the Library. This place is seriously joyful.