Monthly Archives: October 2013

What would you pay to keep your local bookstore open?

A friend just sent me an article from NPR about stores banning books that have been published by Amazon. Essentially not wanting to help a competitor, Barnes and Noble and others, including independents, have chosen to simply not carry Amazon … Continue reading

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The Nuclear Nine in the Black Swamp Reunion.

I visited the Black Swamp recently for a sibling reunion. Our first actually. We managed to agree on a place and show up for lunch where they were out of perch. Now how could a restaurant 100 yards from Lake … Continue reading

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