I can’t say how thrilled I am about the choice of Harriet Tubman for the $20 bill and to keep Alexander Hamilton on the $10. I’ve never loved Andrew Jackson. Have you read this beautiful book about Harriet Tubman? It’s Moses: How Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom (Weatherford and Nelson), and it’s a Caldecott…… Continue reading Woo-hoo! The $20 bill
He thought I couldn’t see him there, at the top of the cottonwood. He didn’t know that half the reason I run is for the birds. Also spotted: two flickers, nineteen robins and twelve million and four red-wing blackbirds. Any happy surprises for you lately?
I felt rotten all day yeserday. Achy head, nausea… blah blah blah. I tried eating more than usual. I took some ibuprofen. Extra caffeine. Nothing worked. Was it allergies? A storm front moving in? Too much sugar over the weekend? Who knows. I had written “run 4” on my schedule for the day. I like…… Continue reading When a crummy run was what the doctor ordered
Karen’s Killer Book Bench Karen’s Killer Book Bench is featuring The Match today! I’m giving away 3 copies of The Match (with an option for the first paperback copies, if that’s your preference) from Karen’s site today. Be sure to check it out!