As Madame Badobedah might say, this book is “En-CHANT-ing.” … More Madame Badobedah: a Magical Inter-generational story
For nothing’s more exhausting than growing day and night. … More Goodnight Veggies [Book Review]
Part 1 More Americans should cook with rose water. Part 2 Maamoul is an Arabic cookie, made with semolina (or part-semolina) flour. Nestled inside like tiny gifts are dates, walnuts, or pistachios. My priest once called them, “the original Fig Newton.”
I arise today . . . .
“Again, Papa, please, please, again!” … More A Poem for National Tell A Fairy Tale Day
The wind is howling through the winter night,
Like to a pack of angry wolves that cry. … More The Wind is Howling Through The Winter Night
Who is the woman pursued by Poe in his acrostic Valentine poem? … More Poe’s Valentine
These are the things St. Brigid wished for . . . … More St. Brigid’s Wishes
Burst, O sea, on the sands of the shore!
Scream aloud. Fling up your wild arms white.
Grovel, and shriek to the strong wind’s roar;
Peal up your cry through the pitiless night. … More My Love is Mine
What we need in the United States is not division; what we need in the United States is not hatred; what we need in the United States is not violence or lawlessness; but love and wisdom, and compassion toward one another, and a feeling of justice toward those who still suffer within our country. . . … More Love, Wisdom, and Compassion