"Good as it is to inherit a library, it is better to collect one" – Augustine Birrell



As You Wish by Cary Elwes

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Vacation Reads

“Read, read, read. Read everything — trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.”
― William Faulkner

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We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby


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A Certain Age by Beatriz Williams

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Who Thought This Was a Good Idea? by Alyssa Mastromonaco

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Difficult Women by Roxane Gay

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All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg

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The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher


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Love, Loss and What We Ate

“And so I was left with a mantra, a sort of haiku version of our relationship: I don’t regret one day I spent with him, nor did I leave a moment too soon.”  Padma Lakshmi, telling her husband to pack his damn knives and go in Love, Loss, and What We Ate


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