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  • Author homes in on Corona del Mar

    Author homes in on Corona del Mar
    Nobody knows why Corona del Mar's flower streets got their names, according to author Douglas Westfall, but there are clues.
  • Author of CdM book to appear at Martha's

    Author Douglas Westfall titled his new book "Corona del Mar — My Kind of Town," and if there are any kindred spirits out there, Martha's Bookstore is the place to be Saturday. The Orange County-based author will sign his book, which features a...

    Check It Out: Let them eat cake (and read)

    The dog days of summer are here, and while it may be too hot to cook, it's the perfect temperature to read books where baking is a component of the story. "Bread Alone" by Judith Ryan Hendricks features a woman who has found herself moving from Los...

    City Lights: Parting with literature is not always such sweet sorrow

    City Lights: Parting with literature is not always such sweet sorrow
    The other week, committing myself to a periodic desk cleaning, I went through the process of sifting through a stack of books and determining which ones to keep. In this case, the books belonged to a particular group: They were titles I had received...

    A World Please: Laying out the difference between two verbs

    Summertime is here, and with it endless hours of sitting in the shade regretting all the years we spent baking in the sun. Growing up in central Florida, I was part of a community of British-Isles-descended folk who considered "laying out" a...