Category Archives: The Project

December 22, 2011: The And of Reading

I’m a multi-tasker. Always have been and likely always will be. Typical combinations for me include walking and texting, eating and typing (right now), parenting and drinking wine. My attention span is short and my ability to focus on a … Continue reading

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December 14, 2011: Grinding to a Halt

PAGES READ SINCE November 29: 50 YEAR TO DATE: 10,087 CURRENTLY READING: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern BOOKS SET ASIDE FOR THE MOMENT: Life by Keith Richards and The Steps Across the Water by Adam Gopnik BOOKS COMPLETED: 27 -7,323 PAGES Okay, maybe it’s more … Continue reading

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November 29, 2011: Quick Reads for the Home Stretch

PAGES READ SINCE November 21: 136 YEAR TO DATE: 10,027 CURRENTLY READING: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern BOOKS SET ASIDE FOR THE MOMENT: Life by Keith Richards and The Steps Across the Water by Adam Gopnik BOOKS COMPLETED: 27 -6,633 PAGES Huffington Post Books recently … Continue reading

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November 9, 2011: This Is Just To Say

PAGES READ SINCE October 27: 287 YEAR TO DATE: 9,446 CURRENTLY READING: The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach BOOKS SET ASIDE FOR THE MOMENT: Life by Keith Richards and The Steps Across the Water by Adam Gopnik BOOKS COMPLETED: 25 -6,214 PAGES This is just … Continue reading

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June 15, 2011: When The Unthinkable Happens

PAGES READ Tuesday to Wednesday (9 days): 80 YEAR TO DATE: 5,449 CURRENTLY READING: The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 13 -2,851 PAGES The other day I found myself at the dentist’s office without a book. The details … Continue reading

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June 6, 2011: Stealing A Moment

PAGES READ on Wednesday to Monday: 241 YEAR TO DATE: 5,369 CURRENTLY READING: The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 13 -2,481 PAGES I’ve been asked many times this year when I find the time to read. It’s a … Continue reading

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May 31, 2011: I Think I Need To Smoke the Green Cheroot

PAGES READ SINCE May 15: 183 YEAR TO DATE: 5,128 CURRENTLY READING: The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Paris Wife by Paula McLain BOOKS COMPLETED: 12 -2,422 PAGES It’s been over two weeks since my last post and … Continue reading

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