Sometimes you come across passages that remind you again of what good writing is. I just started the […]
Graphic novels, comic books and kids’ books with too many pictures are given a bad rap. But a […]
Do you sometimes feel like the internet is taking up just a bit too much of your time? Do you ever mean to spend the evening doing something productive but somehow fall into a stupor of browser tabs and information-binging?
*checks to see if information-binging is a word*
*spends 2 hours on Wikipedia, ending on an article about politics in Oklahoma*
Where was I? Oh yeah, the internet and its ability to steal time and attention.
I am on the very edge of finishing Joyce Carol Oates’ collection The Corn Maiden, and would like to […]
I read The English Patient about once a year. It’s a deep, lovely book, refreshingly free from plot […]
I am a few pages away from the end of Neil Gaiman’s latest book, The Ocean at the […]
The following is a quote I came across this morning, while reading East of Eden. And the books […]