What I Happen to Be Reading At the Moment

"A thirteen-year-old is a kaleidoscope of different personalities, if not in most ways a mere figment of her own imagination. At that age, what and who you are depends largely on what book you happen to be reading at the moment.”


While not 13 anymore, the desire to read almost anything and everything in order to read for fun and for experience is still around. I'm currently working on my PhD in a physical science, but I love to read and books are one of my non-science hobbies.

Famous Players: The Mysterious Death Of William Desmond Taylor

Famous Players: The Mysterious Death Of William Desmond Taylor - Rick Geary As much as I love comic book form true crime, Geary does run into problems with more long form versions of recounting events when so little is known about the crime. On the other hand, how much is still not known about a crime that occurred in one of the most famous neighborhoods in the United States with all well known people involved speaks to the high profile crime themes that pervade the 20th century (OJ Simpson, anyone?).

Currently reading

Native Son
Richard Wright
The Great Glass Sea
Josh Weil
The Elder Edda
Anonymous, Andrew Orchard