Here, this is relaxing. Just One More Book
is a podcast for children's books, and it really is delightful. Check out their discussion of Cynthia Rylant's Snow.
I'm learning more about that basement than I ever wanted to. Things live down there! But what did I expect? Things live in the attic, too! I'm surrounded by an army of small furred creatures (not including cats, poodles, etc) who seem to think they own this place. And they do! I feel like chopped liver.