A Preponderance of Pondering: or, Curiouser and Curiouser.

No time to pursue this week, but once I'm home from Booktopia with fellow blogger Bibliosue expect me to run off at the keyboard about this brilliant article from The Atlantic:   http://tinyurl.com/6m3fzxe   It's from 2001, and I've probably read it before, actually, but it's particularly striking now because the issue of literary/genre fiction… Read More A Preponderance of Pondering: or, Curiouser and Curiouser.

How to make your blog audience (blogience?) love you

    All you gotta do, apparently, is interview A.J. Jacobs. Who knew? I don’t check my blog stats (blats?)  every day, especially not when the weather turns warmer, because that’s when everyone’s out skipping through meadows, eating popsicles, doing everything but READING MY BLOG. My numbers turn rather grim the better the weather gets.… Read More How to make your blog audience (blogience?) love you

Book Blog Hop

I'm pooped out after cleaning all day yesterday, readying the house for the graduation party we're having for my daughter this coming Saturday. She's leaving high school behind, marching us straight into the poor house. We're becoming human ATMs – like we haven't always been – but now the numbers are getting a whole lot… Read More Book Blog Hop

Slow to the Finish, Though I Eats Me Spinach: January reading, etc…

I haven't finished one book yet in 2012. Not one. I've started a few, and made some good progress but I keep getting distracted by other books and can't finish a single one. It's getting a little frustrating, especially seeing so many other book bloggers joyously declaring they're ready to post their first – or… Read More Slow to the Finish, Though I Eats Me Spinach: January reading, etc…