Tag: reading

  • Edith Wharton’s The Age of Innocence

    Edith Wharton’s The Age of Innocence

    Graduate life is proving to be both scary and exhilarating. Just when I finally thought I’d have more time to write and blog, I find myself the busiest ever. It is one of those times when there are so many things I want to do, that I do not know where to even start. But […]

  • New Year’s Book Haul

    New Year’s Book Haul

    New year, new books.

  • Best Reads of 2018

    Best Reads of 2018

    Books that made 2018 even better.

  • Spooky Reads

    Spooky Reads

    By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.

  • Best reads of 2018 (so far)

    Best reads of 2018 (so far)

    June is over. Here are my favourite books of the first half of 2018.

  • Were It Not For Coffee…

    Were It Not For Coffee…

    “Were it not for coffee one could not write, which is to say one could not live.” —Honoré de Balzac “Coffee gives you time to think. It’s a lot more than just a drink; it’s something happening. Not as in hip, but like an event, a place to be, but not like a location, but […]

  • Where the Wild Books Are

    Where the Wild Books Are

    “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.” —Virginia Woolf Aging and decay are characteristics that generally have a negative connotation. The first is a consequence of the passing of time; the second one, […]