Antici…PATION! of a ‘Blind Date with a Book’.

I am of two minds: First, I’m all for taking a risk. Experimenting. Though there’s more. Second: its all about chemistry for me. From first glance if there’s a raising of hairs (or eyebrows)… Or other appendages, Then I’m easy. Hooked. Yours. ?   Copyright Tom Tide 2017  

BOOK DIVING (OR THE LOVE OF READING)

  I HAVE MISSED MY BLOG WRITING  TOO MUCH TO STAY AWAY. IT FEELS LIKE RUNNING BACK IN TO A LOVER’S EMBRACE. HAPPY FRIDAY ALL!         THE UTTER JOY OF THE PLUNGE: TASTING SHARP, TANG, BURN OF WORDS. WHOLE SELF IMMERSED IN TEXT WITH EYES BATHED THEN SCOURED BACK TO LINE BEGINNINGS….

The Book Barn- Part 1

There was no hiding in that place. Not really.  Yet it was all about hiding. Escaping. However briefly. Once through the brittle plastic doors, there was a muffled dustiness within the solid walls and low ceilings which was comforting. Dry and dusty, the place felt dampened, with a faint hint of spice. Noises were occasionally discernible,…