I listened to an interview with Kathleen Keyes. Hankies at the ready. (This is obviously not a fun thing, but worth reading all the same.)
I came across a perfect quotation for book lovers: “Strange, isn’t it? To love a book. When the words on the pages become so precious that they feel like part of your own history because they are.” (Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern; she wrote The Night Circus.)
Tilly celebrated her first year of being a part of our family.