Updates

We moved! From Texas to Utah. It’s a two-day drive, unless you drive overnight, which we didn’t because we don’t hate ourselves (at least no more than people who make themselves drive from Texas to Utah hate themselves; it is not a fun drive). I listened to Amy Chozick’s Chasing Hillary¬†on the drive, finishing it…

Blog Changes

I think I’d like to merge my blogs. I’ve been segregating my thoughts, writing only about books here, and only personal thoughts on the other one. But this was never a true book review blog, as I’ve pointed out before; the way I write about books is designed to help myself remember them, not to…

Blogs I Like

Mostly book blogs, but there are a few whose authors write about their personal lives and other things as well as books. Angry Asian Man The Belle Jar The Bias BongBong Books The Book Satchel The Book Stop Bookie Mee Bookishly Boisterous Books Are My Favourite and Best Books I Done Read Brian’s Babbling Books…

New

I have never been a real book blogger the way many of you are. I’ve always written about books because they are the single biggest influence in my life, and I have a terrible memory so I actually need to write down my thoughts in order to remember the book later. But mostly, I started…

Let It Die

I’ve been wondering if I might want to import some of the posts from my old blog, to share them again here. I wrote there for seven years, and while a lot of it was silly¬†or ignorant or embarrassing, some of it was also stuff I’m kind of proud of. If nothing else, that blog…

It’s a long story.

But here’s the short version: I blogged for several years on Blogger, then stopped. I’m transferring my book reviews to this blog, so they’re not all here yet, and the dates will be made up when I post them. Getting them organized is a work in progress.