Monthly Archives: March 2014
“Speed was a causeway between life and death, and you hoped you came out on the side of life.” – Rachel Kushner, The Flame Throwers
I was in New York this weekend to see my sister, and in between the museum visits and going out to dinner and watching Frozen together (the best sister movie we’ve found yet), we had a long conversation about why … Continue reading
“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” – JK Rowling Because I’ve decided to start sharing quotes on occasion. And Harry Potter is never a bad place to start anything.
The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker is one of those books that I just know I’ll wind up recommending to everyone I meet for the next six months, whether I intend to or not. It’s just so so … Continue reading
Last Sunday was the final episode of the first season of True Detective, and in some ways, the series finale as well. HBO will continue to air the show, but the new season will be in a new location and … Continue reading
My mother surprised me this year on Valentine’s Day with a present: a book, entitled Don’t Worry It Gets Worse. I’m not sure what statement she was trying to make, but it might have something to do with the fact … Continue reading