Tag Archives: unfinished books

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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July 4, 2011: Life, Interrupted

PAGES READ Thursday to Monday: 158 YEAR TO DATE: 5,933 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards and Atonement by Ian McEwan BOOKS COMPLETED: 16 -3,317 PAGES I never thought I’d say this, but I’m finding Keith Richards’ biography to be a … Continue reading

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June 22, 2011: The Secret to Successful Book Reviews

PAGES READ Thursday to Wednesday: 87 YEAR TO DATE: 5,536 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards and The Comfort of Strangers by Ian McEwan BOOKS COMPLETED: 14 -3,114 PAGES So it seems that nearly everyone except me is willing to … Continue reading

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May 2, 2011: Anything But The Russian

PAGES READ Wednesday to Monday: 50 YEAR TO DATE: 4,251 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 10 -1,849 PAGES I think we all knew it couldn’t last. Chalk it up … Continue reading

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April 14, 2011: Bringing Things Up To Date

PAGES READ: 165 YEAR TO DATE: 2,887 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 7 -2,313 PAGES It’s finally time for me to survey the reading carnage of the past two weeks, post an update … Continue reading

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March 8, 2011: Chaos and Rediscovery

PAGES READ on Monday: 35 PAGES READ on Tuesday: 65 YEAR TO DATE: 2,087 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and Your Voice In My Head by Emma Forrest BOOKS COMPLETED: 4 -1263 PAGES Today I had … Continue reading

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March 6, 2011: What a difference a week makes

PAGES READ on Saturday: 81 PAGES READ on Sunday: 54 YEAR TO DATE: 1,987 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and Your Voice In My Head by Emma Forrest BOOKS COMPLETED: 4 -1263 PAGES I’ve set aside … Continue reading

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