Last week there was this interesting opinion piece in the SundayReview of The New York Times, Scribbling in the Margins. The writer, Andrew D. Scrimgeour argued that readers writing in their books is the greatest tribute to authors.
The first day of Chinese New Year was on Friday.
Here is something that irks me: book cover quotes. They are superfluous and more often than not end up getting a rise out of me instead of selling me my next read.
When it comes to my bookshelf, I separate my books according to language and whether they’re fiction or non-fiction.
I’ve had another week behind me, basically enjoying my freedom from responsibilities. I cleared all the clutter from my room and threw out all those university readings and notebooks I don’t need anymore.