2012 favorites: reading

19 January, 2013

favorite books read in 2012 I meant to write little review posts about each of these and never did. I still might, because I have things I’d like to say about each of them. This year was a totally indulgent reading year. I gravitated towards pure mood and pleasure reading most of the time. These […]

the list of now’s favorites: 2011

15 January, 2012

Oh hi, middle of January. It was time to do this 3 weeks ago. Alas, I had some priority issues over the past month – this blog being one of the things that had to go hang out on the back burner for a while. So here’s my list of highlights from 2011: Books Music […]

Seven Questions with Author Matthew Gallaway

30 April, 2011

On opera, writing, cats and the best tv series of all time. I am very curious by nature. Usually after reading a good book, I spend a lot of time reading reviews, interviews with the author and sometimes the author’s blog. And that usually doesn’t even begin to cover the things that I’ve wondered about. […]

book challenges for 2011

23 January, 2011

I enjoy public challenges, especially centered around reading and writing, I think it’s a great way for people to be inspired and gain exposure to great books, other writers and artists and have a record of their own progress. So I’m hoping that by posting this, a couple of you will join me!  I would […]

the list of now’s year in books: 2010

2 January, 2011

favorites books read in 2010: Several were not releases from 2010, but books that I finally got around to reading. currently reading: (I’m including this because I started it in 2010 and although I haven’t finished, I can already tell I will love it forever.)

short list

2 September, 2010

1.  Summer needs to be over now.  I am wearing sweater in my frosty, AC-pumped office right now and I LOVE IT.  Did you catch that – I am actually ENJOYING being cold.  I am relishing it.  Because the humidity outside is trying to kill me.  Wrong.  Summer canceled. 2.  Over at Geeks of Doom, […]