Author Archives: owl canyon hoots
A Little Compassion, Please.
November 8 2013 Because this blog site is dedicated to “the love of all things books,” you might be wondering why we choose to dedicate this week’s post to the topic of poverty? (“Oh bummer” you might be thinking right … Continue reading
Gulp, sigh some of us haven’t even taken off our Halloween make-up off completely and we are already looking at posts for getting a jump on holiday shopping……sigh, Oh yeah, almost forgot…November 1st marks the unstoppable march towards the holidays … Continue reading
We missed you all last week on Owl Canyon Hoots, but think this review of Owl Canyon Press author Timothy Jay Smith’s “A Vision of Angels” is worth revisiting!
“I’d never encourage anyone to be a writer. It’s too hard…” Eudora Welty A little over a decade ago, a world-renowned author gave a much-anticipated lecture on his best seller at our local college. It was (for this owl at least) … Continue reading
As predominantly visual creatures, we all do it. How many times have you looked at the stranger sitting across from you on the train or bus and thought (perhaps even with a degree of superiority or maybe even disdain) that … Continue reading
Several weeks ago after a much-needed-healthy visit to the Colorado Rockies, I came back home and made a conscious decision to have my television turned off. It was time to give up my rather mindless addiction to vacuous fluff, time … Continue reading