Tag: reading

  • iRead giving me the business

    It’s bad enough that Jeanne has been getting on me for how long it’s taking me to read A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving, but now the facebook app iRead is, too! Dear Ben, We noticed that you have marked as ?Reading It? on Books iRead. Are you still working on it? We…

  • Damn the Free Chapter

    Two and a half years ago I finished Neal Stephensen’s Cryptonomicon. I liked it, but it took forever to finish. Well, fast forward to today and I just finished the prequel, Quicksilver. I got the book for my 27th birthday and it took me a year and a half to finish! I probably never would…

  • Kurt Vonnegut

    Damn! Kurt Vonnegut died at the age of 84. He was the best.