On the Shelf . . .

Andrea here. Oh, fluttery sigh! Is there anything that makes an author and book nerd’s heart go pitty-pat more than NEW BOOKSHELVES? At the moment, my answer is a resounding NO!

The trouble had been building for quite some time. It began with the overflowing closets, which to forced boxes of author copies to begin lurking beneath the large pine table in my workroom. (I don’t know what hanky-panky they got up to at night, but I swear they began to multiply.)

As the shelves above my work counter had reached their capacity, I began putting single books on the tabletop, vowing I would get moving on new shelves. Yes, you can see where this is going . . .

The stacks were soon of lethal proportions—ie, if they fell on me, I was toast. Finally, after uttering some very bad words for the umpteenth time because I couldn’t find a reference book that I knew was buried somewhere in the chaos, I decided enough was enough. I had spotted an ad featured a special sale on custom bookshelves from Closets By Design, and picked up the phone . . .

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