Day: October 1, 2012

Books To Read: October 2012

Books To Read: October 2012

I sit down and wonder: does this monthly planning make sense when I can barely keep up with my reading and my life? Admittedly, there are times when I just want to lie down and do nothing. It even comes to the point of ignoring my bladder or hunger. Not healthy, I know. I can be that lazy, but I refuse to call it laziness. It’s something that’s akin to this need to come down to a halt and let the crazy world run its business without me. But yes, in spite of this nonlaziness, I still want to plan the books that I want to read. It’s my book porn; that’s the best way I can explain it. I know what you’re thinking: I’m just trying to drum up another excuse for not finishing the September books. And the August books. And even the July books. Gaaah, let’s look at my backlog: Ulysses (April) – currently on 196 of 682. I’ll resume this on December. Mysteries (July, September) – untouched. The Swimming Pool Library …