Red eye reduction

Itchy and tired eyes plague me today, but for the best of reasons. I spent last night in my childhood bedroom at my parents’ house and, as I did hundreds of times growing up, I went to bed early with a good book. And, as often happened during my teenage years, an hour reading before … More Red eye reduction

Poems off by heart

Several months ago, I resolved to learn a number of poems off by heart. Poetry has a big place in my day-to-day life and I’m always trying to share lines from my favourite poems with others. I’ve long admired those people who have an extensive poetry library on the tip of their tongues and, while, … More Poems off by heart