Wishing everyone a relaxing weekend.
(above: three of my favorite
people in Hawaii last summer)
"The yellow walls are lined with portraitsAnd I've got my new red fetching leather jacketAll these poses such beautiful posesMakes any boy feel like picking up rosesThere's never been such grave a matterAs comparing our new brand name black sunglasses..."
The most exciting part is seeing people come together to make connections and build relationships, all brought about by the love of the book. Literature is a transformative vehicle and I get to watch it happen right before my eyes every conference.2. Best comment afterwards, from someone who's attended?
I always look forward to meeting with contemporary authors and illustrators. I love, however, plunging into the folktales since the proverbs and sayings in them always provide wonderful clues and insights into the national psyche of a people.
This is a part of the world I have never seen, so it will be a wonderful adventure - and we have the most wonderful inspiring and educated guide (one we adore) who will be explaining the culture to us.4. Tell me where to sign up for both or either.
- Reading the World XI: www.soe.usfca.edu/institutes/reading_world/index.html to view the website and see who is coming...or contact me: email@example.com
- For the trip: Contact me, firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-342-2817, or Susan Fox, email@example.com