2018 Reading Update

About a month ago I presented my reading list for 2018.  I figure since the first two months of 2018 have come and gone, it’s time I provide an update of where I am. Well…I’m not doing so well.  I’m 67% of the way through “From A Certain Point of View” (short story collection based […]

My 2018 Reading List

Last year I made a lofty and un-researched goal of reading 25 books; I didn’t get that far at all.  I wrote about my reading habits during the year and I don’t think I’ve really changed too much about them.   This year my goal is a lot more reasonable.  I’ve set my goal to 12 […]

How To Read 3650 Pages In A Year

I’ve been doing a little bit of research lately to try and get more eyeballs onto my blog, and one of the things I’ve been trying to do is read what other people are writing.  That’s something I’ve been neglecting for some time. One of the articles that I found was from the blog Flight […]

Book Reviews

It’s been a while since I finished reading something, and this month I managed to finish two things.  One was a full length book, the other was a piece of short fiction.  Here are my reviews. The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared I received this book as a gift at […]

The Mechanical – A Review

I recently (more like finally) finished The Mechanical, an alternate history novel written by Ian Tregillis. Setting The Mechanical is the first of three books in a series known as The Alchemy Wars.  In this novel’s universe, the Dutch are the world’s super-power, having mastered alchemy and keeping order with various models of mechanical men, […]

Hunter – by Wil Wheaton

Alright, so I re-read Wil Wheaton’s short story Hunter tonight; I’m posting this from mobile, so you’ll have to find the link when I wrote about it in my last post. Anyway…It’s not as good as I apparently made it out to be in that post. If I were to grade it now, I’d give it […]