I have had two weeks of catastrophically low interest in reading. We went away, and I caught up to where I was supposed to be on page count for the week prior by the time we returned… but then just couldn’t manage to read anything else. 664 more words
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Being locked in a 1,079-page long book is a painful but magical feeling.
Let’s just skip all the fancy introduction and, perhaps, accolades for literature and the “agony and sweat of the human spirit” (as Faulkner puts it in his Nobel speech). 522 more words
I started Infinite Jest about a month ago (on audio book, as usual). I’m about halfway through and look forward, mostly, each morning and afternoon commute to hear a little more about addiction and the Year of the Depend Adult Undergarment. 789 more words