Tag: for fun

A Writer’s Habits: Anya Backlund

What type of writing do you do? Recently, I’ve been writing nonfiction. I’m inspired by history – and by how we come to know history, and to understand history.  I find inspiration in historical documents, from early American law and…

Spoil Yourself: School Supplies

Perhaps I’m just materialistic, or easily brainwashed by hipsterdom, or never grew out of adolescence, but I love shopping for school supplies. A good pen, a clean notebook, a juicy highlighter—these make homework so much more satisfying to complete. Pens:…

Spotlight: The Book Barn

Nestled away on a sheltered plot in Niantic, the Book Barn, a humbly converted farm, is home to six book-filled, stand-alone buildings that made up the original homestead. The buildings are bursting with over 350,000 used bindings, piles and shelves…