Brenda Lee SieglitzMy fictional world is quite like my dream for reality: I'd go along on Anna Pigeon's national park assignments and be her sidekick to make sure she's…moreMy fictional world is quite like my dream for reality: I'd go along on Anna Pigeon's national park assignments and be her sidekick to make sure she's protected from danger during her murder investigations. Anna Pigeon is the strong willed character from Nevada Barr's National Park murder mysteries.(less)
Brenda Lee SieglitzA good friend, Canadian, mailed me "A Handmaid's Tale" and I am already halfway through reading this. It's been a tough read considering everything…moreA good friend, Canadian, mailed me "A Handmaid's Tale" and I am already halfway through reading this. It's been a tough read considering everything going on in U.S. politics; some if it hits a little too close to home. I had started watching the made for TV Hulu series but have postponed it until I finish the book.
I am also reading "Small Victories" by Anne Lamott which I won on Goodreads.com! I am enjoying it, but I sometimes find her phrasing difficult to follow. Her essays are nice and short which is good for me, since I often get distracted while reading.
I have a few more books in my queue including "Knock Your Socks Off Prospecting" to help me focus on my sales jobs during the day. Again, I'm easily distracted so I come and go with this book.
I've been working through John Muir's "Our National Parks" for YEARS. I love John Muir but he's difficult for me to read, so that's an ongoing effort.
I'd like to lose myself in some fiction books this summer, so I'll most likely turn back to Nevada Barr for her national park mystery series with her lead character Anna Pigeon. I may also tackle some Barbara Kingsolver novels.(less)
I’ve been sharing my mental health journey with a lot of you, and honestly, it helps! While being vulnerable can be scary, I think it’s good to admit where you are in life in realistic terms. I’ve been waiting on my results from a Genesight Genetic Test to come back, specifically to determine what anti-depressant my body metabolizes best and worst. I only heard about this test 2 months ago and...