Monthly Archives: March 2011

March 29, 2011: Catching Up With The Rooster

PAGES READ: 59 YEAR TO DATE: 2,722 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Devil & Sherlock Holmes by David Grann BOOKS COMPLETED: 6 -1,678 PAGES What with the real March Madness going on, I almost … Continue reading

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Porno in the birthing wing. A social experiment is born.

When I’m on the streetcar, I like to keep myself entertained. In the winter, I count Canada Goose jackets. They are ubiquitous on the 501, as residents of Leslieville are big fans of sweating it out on public transport. I … Continue reading

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March 28, 2011: McNally Jackson Books

PAGES READ on Saturday: 0 (I was on my own with three kids…) PAGES READ on Sunday: 27 PAGES READ on Monday: 4 YEAR TO DATE: 2,663 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Devil & … Continue reading

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March 25, 2011: Superdad

PAGES READ on Wednesday: 68 PAGES READ on Thursday: 0 (!) PAGES READ on Friday: 58 YEAR TO DATE: 2,632 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Devil & Sherlock Holmes by David Grann BOOKS COMPLETED: … Continue reading

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Girls in kilts and a small Indian genius

I know. The pace of my reading and pontificating has slipped a little. I blame a fit of productivity at work and some confusing developments in my personal life. But, I’m back on it and embarking upon A Suitable Boy … Continue reading

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March 23, 2011: Revisiting History (2010)

PAGES READ: 58 YEAR TO DATE: 2,506 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Devil & Sherlock Holmes by David Grann BOOKS COMPLETED: 6 -1,544 PAGES In 2010 I only read 14 books. Not sure what … Continue reading

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March 22, 2011: It’s Always Something

PAGES READ on Saturday: 58 PAGES READ on Sunday: 49 PAGES READ Monday to Saturday: 107 PAGES READ Sunday + Monday: 28 YEAR TO DATE: 2,448 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Devil & Sherlock … Continue reading

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March 17, 2011: Gone Skiing

I received an email today from one of my eight loyal readers. The subject line: lame. Apparently she’s not impressed with my lack of posts recently and she’s going to abandon the blog. I guess Leigh-Anne was right – it’s … Continue reading

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March 12, 2011: Never Let Me Go

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PAGES READ on Wednesday: 33 PAGES READ on Thursday: 31 PAGES READ on Friday: 55 YEAR TO DATE: 2,206 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and Superdad by Christopher Shulgan BOOKS COMPLETED: 5 -1294 PAGES As I … Continue reading

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Poor Ginger

I knew it was coming. Chapter 40: Poor Ginger There was a hopeless look in the dull eye that I could not help noticing, and then, as I was thinking where I had seen that horse before, she looked full … Continue reading

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