I noticed a pattern in my book buying habits the other day when I found myself running down to the local book and music store to snatch up the last paperback copy of Wolf Hall. Since there is a lot of talk about "discoverability" in this new digital age, this might be interesting to look … Continue reading What Is Your Book Buying Process?
Decluttering Space and Mind
I've always tried to live by the motto, "A place for everything, and everything in its place." For the most part, I'm successful at this. I like things to be organized and visually appealing. Yet, every year I end up doing a massive clean-out of my living space, and I'm amazed at the things I've … Continue reading Decluttering Space and Mind
Bland Season For Best-Sellers
I've started a new habit within the last few weeks, and that has been to peruse the Kindle Top 100 list every few days. I can't say it's given me anything new to read. Let me explain my disappointment. I work at a cinema on the weekends, and of course the talk of the town … Continue reading Bland Season For Best-Sellers
The Things We Keep
Now that my move is finished, I am sorting through a few lingering boxes of things. The statement that I've heard the most from my family and friends, and the one that made me the most frustrated and defensive, which was, "You have too much stuff." To be clear at the start - my space … Continue reading The Things We Keep