Opening Lines

I don’t often read the synopsis of a novel before I dive in but I love a good opening line – one that is pregnant with imagery and suspense,  thought provoking and flowery, yet with substance, promising an exquisite literary experience from beginning to end. I’m going to share some opening lines below and before…

7 Non Fiction Favorites

Among other challenges this month, I am participating in Non Fiction November, where I try to read more books that are based on fact and teach rather than just entertain. So far, I’ve been reading The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve and exploring some of Stephen Greenblatt’s arguments that challenge the biblical account of creation, specifically…