Category Archives: From Donna’s Shelf

More Reading than Writing: A long cold winter.

Sorry about my long winter absence.  I suspended all writing while going through several health issues.  Reading has been continuing throughout this time and I have enjoyed many fine reads.  I have also succeeded in getting my name on a … Continue reading

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Books by Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

You would think it would be simple to make a list of books by RPCV’s. Actually there are many lists already out there. So my list will be books that I most want to read.   First I would like … Continue reading

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From Donna’s Shelf

How to write?  I needed a book to help me.  The first book I bought was, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Writing a Novel.  While there were some good ideas here the main value of this book for me was … Continue reading

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From Donna’s Shelf

I’m a collector of books.  When I left the Peace Corps I wanted to become a Librarian.  I love books, cookbooks, self-help books, Peace Corps books, just to name a few.  Even digital books are ‘OK’ but the experience is … Continue reading

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