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very hungry caterpillar

I’ve been a bookworm since day 1. Proof: So what has been on my Kindle or in my bag this summer? I started with Kristin Lavransdatter… 467 more words

On to Better Things

So, my completion of The Wreath didn’t really alter my general feelings of apathy to the project– but what ended up being a more realistic, if not less borderline melodramatic, end to the thing than I’d expected did result in a smidgen more of approval for the novel. 269 more words

George Saunders

A Rant, and Then Back to Reading

OK, kids: let the excuses flow. When traveling for work, it seems that all reading gets set aside; by the time all the meetings and schmoozing and forced smiling have come to a blessed end, my brain is too tired to look at a printed page without feeling disheartened about my temporary lack of ability to engage with it in any meaningful way. 462 more words

Ivo Andric