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.

n+1; What We Should Have Known: Two Discussions

n+1; What We Should Have Known: Two Discussions - Andrew S. Jacobs, Keith Gessen You know those times when you somewhat regret your choices in college? Maybe because you finally have some distance between you and that experience?

Well, even without a whole lot of regrets, this series of conversation transcripts of writers (or other people in the publishing/humanities professions) is amazingly interesting. It surrounds a lot of regrets about what they read when, or now that they are older what they would change if they could. It's a really interesting premise, and I loved snooping in other people's lives.

Currently reading

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