We have reached the portion of the program where all I want to do is sit in a cozy chair and read. That’s how every year should end: reading something good somewhere warm. Sadly, I cannot provide shelter for everyone, but I can offer up some enjoyable holiday reading suggestions….
So, I have this thing about accoutrements. I like the trappings, the trimmings, the stuff that accompanies certain lifestyles. I cigarette cases, even though I don’t smoke. I like glasses and cups and mugs and tea containers, even though most of my tea comes in a paper box. And I love writerly things….