Book Report – All the Little Live Things by Wallace Stegner

All the Little Live Things by Wallace Stegner My rating: 3 of 5 stars Although written before The Spectator Bird, I think the events in this novel take place after that one. We see Joseph Allston and his wife Ruth living in the hills south of San Francisco where they retired after the death of… Continue reading Book Report – All the Little Live Things by Wallace Stegner

Portland Sunday Parkways – Southeast

September 27, 2015 One Sunday a month in the late spring through early fall the Portland Bureau of ┬áTransportation holds Portland Parkways events to facilitate people getting out and about in our neighborhoods. Here is the map of this year’s events taken from the web site linked above. We had never heard of these events… Continue reading Portland Sunday Parkways – Southeast

Book Report – Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout My rating: 4 of 5 stars [NOTE: The final few paragraphs may give away more than you want to know before reading] Officiant: …for better and for worse; in sickness and in health…? Bride/Groom: I do Me (to myself): You have no idea My wife and I are in that… Continue reading Book Report – Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout