About Emily Terifay

Hi! My name is Emily Terifay. I am a current student at Clarion University and studying to become a Librarian. I love books and reading, my favorite genres are fantasy and sci-fi. I also have a mini library at my house and I add more books to it at least every two months. I also have two guinea pigs, Timothy and Lemon who are adorable, if not a little annoying at times.

Comedy Wildlife Photography

Alex Walker’s Serian Creatures on the Land Award: Ninja Prairie Dog! (in the United States).
© Arthur Trevino/Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards 2021

NPR’s Rachel Triesman, wrote an article about the comedy wildlife photography winners of this year. These photos will bring a smile to your face. From the bird with a leaf in his face to a derpy-looking fish. The photographers have truly captured wildlife at their funniest moments.

Texas Governor wants all books with “pornographic or obscene material” to be taken off the shelves

NPR author Rachel Treisman, writes about Texas’s governor’s call to restrict reading material in public schools. The governor wants more control of the materials in the school library and thinks that parents should have a more prominent role in their child’s education. The author then goes on to talk about the culture war appearing across the country and how some states have reacted to it.

Table Decor for Thanksgiving

Here is an article by Chanel Vargas and Maggie Maloney, showing 18 different types of table settings to have on the Thanksgiving dinner table. The authors show some creative ways of decorating. From the traditional turkey decorations, using pumpkins and showing some colors. It’s definitely worth looking at!