Ah modest microcosm- gateway to vast diamond worlds vital imaginations! An admission ticket, a permission You are so much more satisfying than television, and quieter We want to unplug & sign up now! O library card You connect us to outer space, ancient histories, modern too, engrossing fiction, wild poetry diverse languages, tantalizing cultures, deep politics, traveling from the Jurassic along unfathomable future neural pathways You, marvelous library card Friend to the citizen, unlocking the universe Endless source of panoramic knowledge Panacea to all ignorance & ill!
I am a children's librarian living, working, and reading in Illinois. It makes me happy to help folks--of any age!--find books they'd like to read. I am passionate about early literacy initiatives, science and math programming, and engaging kids of all ages with stories whenever I can.
This blog is solely mine, and it does not reflect anyone's opinions but my own.