Monthly Archives: April 2013

gifts: wayang

In May of last year, I went on an acquisitions trip to Southeast Asia. I got a couple of presents while on this trip, including this pair of wayang  (puppet). One of them broke in all my schlepping around after I received them, and I only finally fixed it today. Aren’t they pretty? These were […]

Hopeless or hopeful?

I’m hopeless. Or maybe I’m just incredibly hopeful. Contrary to popular belief, librarians do not get paid to sit around and read (I wish that was the case!). Many of us are actually too busy to even have time to read. That is certainly the case for me. Over the holidays, I checked out quite […]