You all should read this thing a friend of mine wrote. It’s the first part of a six part thing. It’s funny but it also feel like robbing a bank.
Seconded. One of the best things I’ve read in a long, long time.
I have no idea why tumblr’s messaging system/question thing doesn’t alert me when someone asks a question or sends me fan mail but there it is. jusky's question is timely (although maybe he asked it a month ago, I don't know) because just today I had a brief book chat with my doctor. Amazing because she is amazing and well-rounded and a reader of the same kind of fiction I like, and most doctors I've met are … not. Walking home from same appointment on a warmish evening I thought about how I never keep track of all the books I read and that I’m not sure about the utility of such an exercise but maybe it would reveal something about my habits and cycles of taste in reading. I often read a book in drips and drabs over a long period of time, usually have three or four going at once, with breaks for books I can read in one sitting. But two months into 2014 here is what I’ve read or am still (*) reading, in no particular order:
Not that much, I guess, and tilting pretty light at the moment.