I had the honor of receiving a grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities in summer 2014. This grant allowed me to travel to Amherst, Massachusetts and attend a week-long odyssey into the world of Emily Dickinson. The scholars that participated are among the most giving and kindest people I have had the pleasure […]
Renee plays backgammon, 23 February 2013.
Let’s take a pause from obsessing about books and music and talk about quilting. This is definitely as crafty as this blog is ever going to get. Christmas is over, and I now get the chance to brag about my wife and the amazing presents she made. She decided sometime this summer to make quilts […]