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.

Iceland (Classic Geology in Europe)

Iceland (Classic Geology in Europe) - Thor Thordarson The first book I'd been assigned to read in ages in grad school: the definitive guide to Icelandic geology. It's written for more of a popular audience but it taught me all I knew about Iceland before I went for field work.

Currently reading

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