So many books, so little time.
2015 summer reading:
- The Goldfinch - Donna Tartt
- David Mitchell’s new book
- The Lena Dunham memoir
- Sarah Water’s new book
- Re-read Wuthering Heights
- Pride & prejudice ( although this is soon on my list…)
My cats were all following a spider across the house. They won’t touch it, mind you, they just follow it. Finally I grabbed a shoe and killed it and my poor Molly looked up at me with these giant concerned eyes like I broke her heart and now I have apologized to my cats 3x for killing their spider.
I love thee to the level of every day’s Most quiet need
“Naked and alone we came into exile,” wrote the American novelist Thomas Wolfe in his 1929 novel Look Homeward, Angel. “In her dark womb we did not know our mother’s face; from the prison of her flesh we come into the unspeakable and incommunicable prison of this earth … Which of us is not forever a stranger and alone?”….
For some, friendship has become a vocabulary as obscure as Sanskrit…