Cover: Quiet Until the Thaw

Review: Quiet Until the Thaw

Quiet Until the Thaw by Alexandra Fuller Penguin Press, 2017.  Hardcover, 288 pages. Quiet Until the Thaw is the debut novel by Alexandra Fuller, an author known for her memoirs. It tells the story of two Lakota Oglala Sioux cousins, Rick Overlooking Horse and You Chose Watson.  Though linked from birth and their shared experience…

Another No Post Week

I just came back yesterday from being out of country for a week and I will resume regular postings next week.  Thanks for bearing with me as in addition to the travels, my computer decided it was time to stop working.  The new one arrived at my parents while I was gone and now that…

No Post Today

This weekend and coming week will be another busy one, so I apologize for not having a post for today.  The reason will soon be apparent.

Isolation, Part Deux

Back at the end of 2015 and start of 2016, my little part of the Midwest was majorly flooded out.  Well, April into May, it happened again.  So like in my previous post on the topic, entitled Isolation (and thus the inspiration for the title of this post), many roads were flooded out, including many…