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books of the week

The week where I decide to try some books I’m sure I won’t like.

The week where I decide to try some books I’m sure I won’t like.

Book blogging has opened my eyes – opened my eyes to what a curmudgeon I am! I’ve only been doing this for a few weeks, and I’m seeing all these books that I have never heard of or considered before. Why? Because I don’t like […]

Meditations on death, survivalist Mormons, and the book that’s ripping my heart out.

Meditations on death, survivalist Mormons, and the book that’s ripping my heart out.

Hosted by Kathryn at The Book Date I’m coming to the realization that this might be the first year that I “read” more audio books than Kindle books (let’s not even mention actual paper books, that ship sailed long ago). I’m just so busy! I […]

The week of the novella, poetry, and learning how frighteningly human doctors are.

The week of the novella, poetry, and learning how frighteningly human doctors are.

This past week I’ve read quite a few little bite-sized books that pack a big punch, and also dabbled in more poetry than I usually do. Actually, let me stop right here and recommend the practice of reading a bunch of little books! There’s nothing […]

I’m on a horror spree!

I’m on a horror spree!

Since I have decided to start writing about what I read so that I can read better, I’ve realized that the process of setting up a a blog in order to do this writing can really distract one from the main point, which is reading. […]