Mr. Romford’s Hounds

Mr. Romford’s Hounds

Last fall, we walked through the double glass doors of what looked from the outside, quite honestly, like it might be a comic-book store. And yet, we found ourselves in a huge, long room with bookshelves — all stacked with used books — stretching along both walls, and...
Poor Richard’s Books

Poor Richard’s Books

When we first moved to Kentucky, nearly twenty years ago, we were so completely enthralled with the countryside and the small towns surrounding Lexington that we spent most weekends getting lost (yep, on purpose!) in the maze of back roads that wind their way around...
a tabby beauty

a tabby beauty

There are still a few remaining cat photos in the folder from our visit to River Kitty Cat Café in Evansville, Indiana. Behold: the silly and serious faces of a gorgeous tabby …         //assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.js Welcome to our bookish corner of the Internet....
Joe’s Place

Joe’s Place

Imagine being welcomed into a friend’s cozy 1920s house. And then imagine that every room in this cozy old house is filled with books and art … and places to sit and read, or discuss books and life, or even play cards with your friends. And all those new and...
cats and coffee

cats and coffee

The end point of the long Saturday drive on our recent southern-Indiana road trip was the town of Evansville. On Sunday, before heading back home, we paid our first-ever visit to a cat café. And it was about as marvelous as you’d imagine. About a third of the space...