Monthly Archives: December 2012

my year in kindlenookbooks

2012 was the year that I embraced the miracle of e-books. When the technology first reached the mainstream, I swore to the mighty gods of codex that I would never abandon paper and ink. Oh, the silly things we say in ignorance. Actually, I downloaded my first e-book late in the Fall semester of 2011. […]

somehow or other, it came just the same

I came close to skipping Christmas this year. Usually I look forward to the season with (give or take) the same giddy sense of magic that defined the holiday when I was still young enough to believe in Santa Claus. I love the long dark nights leading up to the solstice. I love the glare […]