Desert news in the Green Mountain State

So Tinmouth is about my favorite town in Vermont. It's tucked up in the hills, off the highway. Most visitors roll past it without knowing it's there. And it's one of the towns whose taxes support the library I work at. Thanks Tinmouth! Last Saturday I went to a curling bonspiel (The Verspiel! Woot!) which… Continue reading Desert news in the Green Mountain State

D__fuse confusion

Diffusion of cream into coffee.

Figuratively can literally rest in peace. Literally means – or meant, some years ago – that what was discussed was literally true. It was a statement of fact, not a word picture. So Kylian Mbappe didn’t literally place the French soccer team on his back en route to the winning the World Cup, which would… Continue reading D__fuse confusion

Rutland’s first family of recreation

Cindi Wight is a great ambassador for Rutland Recreation and Parks Department as well as active living in general. But Wight, the superintendent of the department, has been bringing a lot more to the job than even that for years. She's been bringing her family. The Wights -- husband Keith and children Josh, Molly and… Continue reading Rutland’s first family of recreation