An Impossible Task: Culling My Book Collection

Book lovers have spent lifetimes not only putting together meaningful, hugely personal book collections, but also building years’ worth of stories and experiences around each and every book in that collection. Every book represents a moment in our lives, and giving them up is like torching a beloved photo album. ...more
It's a good point that even if you clear out a great many books before you leave, you will ...more

An Impossible Task: Culling My Book Collection

Book lovers have spent lifetimes not only putting together meaningful, hugely personal book collections, but also building years’ worth of stories and experiences around each and every book in that collection. Every book represents a moment in our lives, and giving them up is like torching a beloved photo album. ...more
It's a good point that even if you clear out a great many books before you leave, you will ...more

An Impossible Task: Culling My Book Collection

Book lovers have spent lifetimes not only putting together meaningful, hugely personal book collections, but also building years’ worth of stories and experiences around each and every book in that collection. Every book represents a moment in our lives, and giving them up is like torching a beloved photo album. ...more
It's a good point that even if you clear out a great many books before you leave, you will ...more

An Impossible Task: Culling My Book Collection

Book lovers have spent lifetimes not only putting together meaningful, hugely personal book collections, but also building years’ worth of stories and experiences around each and every book in that collection. Every book represents a moment in our lives, and giving them up is like torching a beloved photo album. ...more
It's a good point that even if you clear out a great many books before you leave, you will ...more

An Impossible Task: Culling My Book Collection

Book lovers have spent lifetimes not only putting together meaningful, hugely personal book collections, but also building years’ worth of stories and experiences around each and every book in that collection. Every book represents a moment in our lives, and giving them up is like torching a beloved photo album. ...more
It's a good point that even if you clear out a great many books before you leave, you will ...more

Setting 2012 Reading Challenges and Goals

This is one of my favorite times of the year. As 2011 is winding down I'm looking back at the books I read in 2011, the goals I made and thinking about what I'm hoping for in my 2012 reading year. Yes, I am talking reading challenges and goals and I'm absolutely giddy about it. ...more
@sassymonkey Thanks! I had made one before, but it was books I thought I should read, as opposed ...more