Monthly Archives: June 2011

This morning, after eating breakfast to 30 Rock, I shut off my computer and read until a little after 4 pm.  I walked to the library yesterday, and today I finished two of the books I got.  I pulled out … Continue reading

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I envy anyone reading the following books for the first time: The Crimson Petal and the White (Michel Faber) Tipping the Velvet (Sarah Waters) The Night Watch (Sarah Waters) Anything by Curtis Sittenfeld (Prep, The Man of My Dreams, American … Continue reading

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Summer work

At my job today, I did some of my favorite things: reading, taking notes, and editing.  It is actually my job to read Shakespeare plays and write summaries.  It is also actually my job to look at a script, probably … Continue reading

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I have been looking forward to today for a while now, not just because it’s Friday and the weekend was starting for me… but also because today was my appointment with the eye doctor, meaning I got to pick out … Continue reading

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Purchases

How exciting!  Today, I went to the BEST bookstore.  (I think it’s called Capitol Hill Books or something similar.) It has more secondhand books than it knows what to do with.  Really – the front window was filled with books.  Books … Continue reading

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Too tired. Need to sleep.  Too excited about discovering a) British online stores with bathing suits that meet my requirements while being much cheaper than anything else I’ve found, and b) Vintage section of Etsy.  I… I had just never … Continue reading

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I thought I was just going to go back to the classics this summer and I was done with The Gay Books for now, but as it happened, I’m reading Tales of the City, I got a Michael Cunningham novel … Continue reading

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