FullSizeRender (9)How long have you worked at Lemuria? 25 years, I think.

What do you do at Lemuria? Inventory, sales, talk to customers, to myself and to anyone who will listen, yoga.

What’s currently on your bedside table (book purgatory)? Man in the Woods by Scott Spencer, Nepo’s Book of Awakening, Jesus Calling, Daring Greatly, H is for Hawk, Circling the Sun, Time magazine, We are Completely Beside Ourselves, Natchez Burning, Ted Kooser’s Splitting an Order, Silence by Thich Nhat Hahn, and Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis.

I know it’s difficult, but give us your current top five books. H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald, We are Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler, All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr, the Bible, and Circling the Sun by Paula McClain.

Any particular genre that you’re especially in love with? Fiction with strong moral dilemma.

What did you do before you worked at Lemuria? Raised children, went to nursing school, took lots of enrichment classes, and played lots of tennis.

If we could have any living author visit the store and do a reading, who would you want to come? Thich Nhat Hahn

If Lemuria could have ANY pet (mythical or real), what do you think it should be? Easy question for me. Dogs galore.