That's Another Year Gone. Now What?


An eclectic show today!   Interlude music:  "Olivia Newton John" from the series "Back to Basics: The Essential Collection"

Question: What do you want to hear on this program in 2020?  Possible discussion-starters were listed and quoted by Lois.  Also some books that you might like but won't be  readon the show.

Readings (or possible show topics): "A World That Sings: Favorite Verses by Helen Lowrie Marshall"; "A Handbook of Ethics: A Study of Right and Wrong in High Schools";  "On Friendship" (edited by Louise Bachelder);  "The Education of Little Tree"; "We Should All Be Feminists" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (from her TED talk at: .

Recommendations: "Songs of Innocence by William Blake" (a modern re-publishing by Dover, from 1871 book); Friends of the Davis Library (; new shows listed on schedule tab at;  "The Education of Little Tree" by Forrest Carter;  "Science From Your Airplane Window" by Elizabeth A Wood; "Selections from 'Gift From the Sea' by Anne Morrow Lindbergh" illustrated by William Greer;  "Thereby Hangs a Tale: Stories of Curious Word Origins" (pub. Charles Earl Funk) and "Dictionary of Word Origins" by John Ayto.

PS: The strange faux Lois shown here was a gift from Cˆiam.  He altered a photo of me and made it stamp from his created postal place of Ruritania.  We are both makers of artiststamps (aka faux postage) and have registered our faux countries with a Mail Art organization. (My "Napland" is AML #255.)



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