Month

June 2014
A significant part of my years was baking cookies. I made them often. They were my “American Treat” for students and at parties and a claim to fame. I even got a superlative as the “Next Betty Crocker” from my Fulbright friends! Last week, for a Bulgarian lesson, I had to learn the vocabulary to...
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A recent NPR Book podcast reported that pleasure reading among teens is at an all record low. I’m not a teen anymore. Oh well. But pleasure reading has increased in the last few weeks. I think reading is beautiful. The tv shows got to be too much. Tv is about numbing it out. There has...
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