Undefinable

The Anthropology of Turquoise: Reflections of Desert, Sea, Stone, and Sky by Ellen Meloy

I was lost but knew where I was. They were not lost but did not know where they were. – Anthropology of Turquoise Ellen Meloy I picked up the Anthropology of Turquoise in a book store in Grand Canyon Village on a camping trip, expecting a study of turquoise. What I got was so much better than that. (Even…… Continue reading The Anthropology of Turquoise: Reflections of Desert, Sea, Stone, and Sky by Ellen Meloy

Coffee Table Books

Speaking American by Josh Katz

A coffee table book needs two things to be great; it has to have more pictures/ graphics than words and it must be a conversation starter. This book has both. Speaking American: How y’all, youse, and you guys talk: A visual guide by Josh Katz is a collection of maps depicting accents, dialects and linguistic differences…… Continue reading Speaking American by Josh Katz

Reading Challenges

Monthly Keyword Reading Challenge

Among all the other challenges I’ll be attempting, I wanted to try the 2017 Monthly Keyword Reading Challenge from My Soul Called Life because it just sounded like fun, to find titles that contain the keyword (or a variation of the keyword). As I finish reading the books, I’ll link the reviews back to this…… Continue reading Monthly Keyword Reading Challenge