23 April 2017: I’m 36% through this book and I have 93 highlighted passages. The book is in the public domain, so I guess I could just copy and paste all those highlights right here.
This image is misleading. I read the book on my Kindle so there was never a moment when I was holding a hard copy of the book. Although technically I’m also not bald and my skin isn’t an interesting blue-green color and I have internal… Continue reading
How did I make it through my entire, book-saturated childhood and never read this book?
I don’t know. It’s a complete travesty.
But I got it from the local library and was reading it and my 10 year old daughter picked it up and got interested and now I’ve finished… Continue reading
Writing is a myth. No one’s writing. No one knows how. No one can get it right, ever. Writing is folklore, witchcraft, uncensored heart bleedings and all that. Nonsense. Trivia.
Writing comes from the blunt parts of things, the edges, the rough-cut, hand-sawn wood ends that get thrown into the reject pile. The scrap yard, that’s the place for writing. It’s a heap of fodder, a heap of refuse… Continue reading
Start with coffee.
Take this free 40-Day Doodle Art Course. (You can do all 40 in one long Sunday. I believe in you.)
One of the things I want to get better at is remembering more of what I read.
I read often, and I read quickly, which means that I can get through quite a lot of books in a given time. Cool.
I also like to read multiple books at once. Usually, I have anywhere from two to five nonfiction books in progress at any given time, and one or… Continue reading