Lost Sentences


In this order...

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

How Not to Be a Boy by Robert Webb

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

Lanny by Max Porter

A Burst of Light and Other Essays by Audre Lorde

Tags: #reading #june2020 #cv19 #lockdown

The fact that after two months I've finally finished reading ducks, Newburyport, the fact that I got into the rhythm of it quite early on but it felt like a slog nontheless, the fact that overall I'd say I enjoyed the insight into one person's mind, stream of consciousness, mountain lion, gun violence, mother-daughter relationships, polluted water, the fact that I could have done with less Laura Ingalls Wilder chat, the fact that all sense of time got distorted, sleep, wake, childhood memories, day-after-day, the fact that both nothing happened and everything happened, key events, flood, runaway, home invasion, mountain lion, the fact that it's a real feat of thought and creativity, the fact that I made cinamon rolls during the time I was reading this, but I don't have a Candy-Apple Red kneeding machine, the fact that now it's over I kind of miss her voice.

Tags: #reading #may2020 #cv19 #lockdown

Started on Tuesday 24 March 2020

Finished on Wednesday 1 April 2020

Tags: #march2020 #april2020 #reading

Started on Wednesday 29 January 2020

Finished on Monday 23 March 2020

Tags: #reading #march2020

Started on Tuesday 17 March 2020

Finished on Monday 23 March 2020

Tags: #reading #march2020