A new

listening :: Rooster Teeth podcasts and a lot of Pink Floyd; watching :: Prefontaine (Cried my eyes out) and Spirit of the Marathon; reading :: Homeward Bound, Torch, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane (I am close to meeting my yearly reading goal); wanting :: Summer class to be over, and a pita sandwich; working :: On grant research and jobContinue reading “A new”

Summer, Commence

(Picture from my meeting yesterday at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey. It’s just down the road from where I work and the campus was so beautiful and lush at dusk.) listening :: Megadeth – Week #2 of Metal May watching :: Jesse Owens by PBS — since I read The Book Thief over spring break, I haven’t stoppedContinue reading “Summer, Commence”

Summer Reading 2013

Books I want to read (or finish reading…) this summer: – Vampires in the Lemon Grove – Karen Russell – A Game of Thrones – George R. R. Martin – The Ocean at the End of the Lane – Neil Gaiman – The Night Circus – Erin Morgentsten – The Interestings – Meg Wolitzer – THE MARRIAGE PLOT – Jeffrey Eugenides (IHATEEVERYTHING;ESPECIALLYTHISBOOK) – Reading Lolita in Tehran* –Continue reading “Summer Reading 2013”

Looking Ahead…A Great Big Pile of Awesome

Meg Wolitzer’s The Interestings – April 9th David Sedaris Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls – April 23rd Koji’s first full-length album – April 30th            (/crying – proud) Iron Man 3 – May 3rd The Great Gatsby – May 10th The Front Bottoms’ new album/tour – May 21st Sarah Dessen’s The Moon and More – JuneContinue reading “Looking Ahead…A Great Big Pile of Awesome”