Musing Monday 7/12

This week’s musing asks… Can you read amidst distractions? (tv, others talking, sporting events, etc) – It depends on the distraction. I reading during Canucks hockey (not very successful) tried reading during World Cup (nope). While others talking and other shows I am not that interested in, then yes I can read. My (in)significant other […]

Musing Monday 7/5

This week’s musing is going to be a bit simpler… What are you currently reading? Would you recommend it to others? Is it part of a series (if so, which one)? What are you thinking about it? What book(s) would you compare it to, if any? – I read quite a few books at the […]

Musing Monday 6/28

This week’s musing asks… What do you think of books that receive a lot of hype? (think of the “Twilight” saga, or “Harry Potter”, or“The Da Vinci Code”). Do you read them? Why, or why not? – It depends. I sometimes jump in the hype and read them and sometimes I don’t. I am probably still one […]

Musing Monday 5/10

Do you have to carve out time in your day for reading (due to work and other obligations), or does your reading just happen naturally? ——- YES! I always have to CARVE OUT READING TIME! (ahem. excuse the frustration) Not only do I have a very needy hombre and a very needy cat at home, […]

Musing Monday 5/3

Today’s MUSING MONDAYS post is about the war books Do you frequent second hand book stores? Have you ever bought a book home only to find anything interesting within their pages? – Aw jeez! I go to thrift stores all the time!! it’s where I get about 40% of my books! I go there at […]

Musing Mondays 4/26

Today’s MUSING MONDAYS post is about the war books With yesterday being Anzac Day, I thought I’d ask a theme question this week. Are you a reader of war books? And if so, do you have any favourites? – Yes! I read war books since I’m a big history buff. I don’t think I have any […]

Musing Monday 3/22

Today’s MUSING MONDAYS post is about tbr books. Where do you keep the books on the top of the tbr pile? Not the bunk of the mountain, but just the tip of the peak – the ‘almost up to’ books? – Oh! good question! see, I used to have them on a pile on a […]