too many books

Random Weekend Thoughts

Could Less Be More? I’ve been thinking about posting longer articles with less frequency. A piece every day, in days which are sometimes fraught with meetings and a tight writing schedule, plus the everyday bore of household chores, is manageable but tends to take the edge off my regular word count. Also, I’d like to […]

Why We Need To Start Slow Reading

It’s the fault of that bloody woman, Marie Kondo, forcing us all to chuck out our stuff and live with the things that give us joy. ‘Nobody needs more than 30 books,’ she says. Hey Marie, I have news for you. I ‘need’ at least a couple of thousand books, okay? It used to be […]

An Addict Confesses

I t’s a new year; time to face facts. I’ve decided to come clean on this blog and admit what I’ve known for years, but could never face up to. I can’t help myself. I am an addict. I can’t get enough of them, ever, and the ones that used to do the trick are […]