Despite the fact that I haven’t read all the books on my Christmas reading list from last year, I am definitely going to reread A Christmas Carol again sometime this month. It’s an annual tradition that I’ve really grown to love and look forward to. In my opinion, A Christmas Carol is not a book […]
“My aim in life is to make pictures and drawings, as many and as well as I can. Then, at the end of my life, I hope to pass away, looking back with love and tender regret, and thinking, ‘Oh, the pictures I might have made!’” There were many things I didn’t know about Vincent […]
This week I’m (still) reading Van Gogh: The Life by Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith. I’m about halfway done with this mammoth bio (900+ pages), and even though it’s incredibly heavy to lug around, I’ve really been enjoying it. What are you reading?
“They can be stuffed in purses, left in buses, dropped in toilets, used as coasters, eaten and thrown away. Their covers can be ripped off! Their spines can be broken! To buy a paperback today is to buy the means of revenging oneself on Western culture.” – John Leonard, New York Times Book Review editor […]
I’ve been on vacation for the past week, sitting by the water in my swimsuit and SPF 60, taking naps, and reading books. I read three books, all of them on my Kindle. What I loved about that was having all three in one light device instead of packing heavy books in my suitcase. What […]