Book Review

PAPER FLOWER NOTE CARDS

By Emiko Yamamoto y-y creation.com Photos by Yukari Shirai Hardcover, 96 pages, 2020 Tuttle Publishing If you can’t send fresh flowers, you can make your own. It may seem easier to just send a digital […]

Ivy Digest

BITCOINS ARE HIGHLY REACTIVE

On March 11, 2020, WHO declared COVID-19 a pandemic and the bitcoin (BTC) was worth $7,950. The next day BTC plunged to $4,810. It slowly rose to around $10k in May. By November it held […]

COVER STORY

FROM ONE DISASTER TO ANOTHER

In March 2020, President Duterte declared what became the world’s longest and severest lockdown this century.   The idea was to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus which has caused the world’s deadliest pandemic in […]

Book Review

LITTLE FREE LIBRARIES AND TINY SHEDS

By Philip Schmidt & Little Free Library Paperback, 176 pages, 2019. Quarto Publishing Group “This book is your entrée to the growing world of little libraries and tiny sheds. Whether you build a structure to […]

Book Review

I WILL JUDGE YOU BY YOUR BOOKSHELF

By Grant Snider Creator of “Incidental Comics” and “The Shape of Ideas” Hardcover, 125 pages, 2020. Abrams I love my orthodontist. But Grant is an orthodontist who is also a cartoonist, writer, AND illustrator. Oh, […]