The Garden Party and Other Stories – Review

Do short stories demand more or less of our attention? As I make room for them in my reading these days, I'm finding they require more attention and space in between reading each story in the collection. Unlike a novel that sweeps you into a narrative spanning a longer time period, with multiple characters, for … Continue reading The Garden Party and Other Stories – Review

My week in books and tea 4.21.19

I'm not baking anything this week but here's a piece of the lemon tea bread from last week. Taste testers revealed (1) it's a keeper and (2) samples were too small. I'd hoped to have a piece with tea one day after work, but mysteriously there was only a small piece left. My husband maintains … Continue reading My week in books and tea 4.21.19