40 days…

February 5, 2009

Many of you will be aware that the Scottish Poetry Library was closed for December and half of January (40 days and 40 nights, if you will…) for building maintenance work. Our basement was letting water in and we had to shut up shop to get fixed and dry. No books were harmed and we’re back to full steam ahead, thanks to much help and encouragement from our friends, your patience, and of course, some friendly builders.

This is the magnetic letter board in our children’s section. We were pleased with this ingenious note, left by some as yet unidentified personage: