A hundred books in 2018

For the past three years, I’ve made it a goal of sorts to read a hundred books in a calendar year. Through my undergraduate studies, I didn’t find the time...

Books about Food

In the past few months, I’ve had the good fortune to read a number of excellent books about food. I’m not talking about recipe books, but the book analogues of...

(Nice Passages From) Passing for Human

Liana Finck is an artist I admire a lot, primarily for her Instagram. She wrote a memoir and it was everything and more of what I expected. Enjoy. ...

How to Take Smart Notes, by Sonke Ahrens

I’d heard some good things about this book and read it a few weeks ago after an age of procrastination and delay. It was a good read. The author talks...

(Nice Passages From) The Best We Could Do

Just sharing some shots from the book. It’s about escaping from Vietnam and being an immigrant and being a child and being a parent and more. It somehow talks about...

Autumn, by Karl Ove Knausgaard

When I picked this book up at my local library, I felt a little measure of awe, because all I had heard of Knausgaard till then pertained to his My...

The Well at the World's End

The Well at the World’s End I’m very interested in fantasy literature, and enjoy reading it very much. A few months ago I’d read The King of Elfland’s Daughter, and...

A Wrinkle in Time

I must confess that I hadn’t read A Wrinkle in Time until last week. Well, now that’s one piece of guilt off my conscience, and what a book. I personally...