I’m at a crisis point

On Sunday I reached a milestone in my reading life. I finished The Cuckoo's Calling and moved to add it to my steadily-growing pile of books under the sloping arm of the sofa, only to find it didn't fit. I've had to move the pile to accommodate it, and it now sits behind the sofa, which isn't … Continue reading I’m at a crisis point


The notion that books should be edifying

I came across this entry at Count My Stars and was originally going to leave a comment, but found I had more to say than I'd thought, so I decided to write a post about it instead. In case you don't read the original post, it's a critique of an editorial telling people they should … Continue reading The notion that books should be edifying