A collection of 16 posts

I've always like used books

"Second hand books are wild books, homeless books; they have come together in vast flocks of variegated feather, and have a charm which the domesticated volumes of the library lack." -

Tsundoku's opposite

“I always have a certain pile of books that never changes. I have to replace all of them at some point because they’ve gotten completely decrepit. Joan Didion, ‘The White Album.’ Ian

A Word to Remember

Sign me up. — Austin Kleon (@austinkleon) December 15, 2017 Iceland has my favorite holiday tradition of all: Jolabokaflod, or the "Christmas Book Flood," where people give

Time to Read

'The purchase of books could be a good idea if one could also buy the time to read them' - Schopenhauer #blackfriday —

Placing Literature

It's fun to explore the places you read about in books. @placinglit maps those places out: — Lifehacker (@lifehacker) February 8, 2016 I

Junot Diaz

"To read a book is to be in the slow zone of the human" Acclaimed writer #JunotDiaz on q: — q (@cbcradioq) April