After a lot of thought, I've decided to take a break from blogging for the foreseeable future. With my little C creeping its way back into my life and possible long term treatment now, I need to take a couple of things off my plate for the time being, and the blog is going to be one of those things. As it is, it felt like it was becoming more of a chore than anything else. I need my reading time to be more enjoyable right now, more of the escape that I really need, and what I don't need is the little voice in the back of my head telling me how many reviews I'm behind and trying to come up with what I need to say about the book.

I simply want to read.

I'll more than likely occasionally post on here what I've been reading, and if there is something that really blows my mind, I'll probably have more to say about it and may write up a proper post, but for right now, things are going to be very quiet around here.

As always, happy reading!
2017 edit
I will continue to blog according to my health and ability, and connecting my posts thru Goodreads, so please be patient if things get quiet around here again this year.

2017 edit #2
I am happy to report that my bone marrow transplant was a success and that I'm feeling more like myself everyday. That said, I'm going to try to start blogging a little more frequently, but please bare with me as I still continue to recover.

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Hello, new book(s)! The Spirit of the Place by Samuel Shem and I, robot by Howard Smith

I've received two new ARC's this week in the mail. First, The Spirit of the Place by Samuel Shem arrived (which honestly, I had forgotten that I had requested it... maybe that's not a good sign; that I'm starting to forget which books I've requested...) and then 2 days later I received Howard S. Smith's I, robot. Both seem like they should be enjoyable reads.


Irish said...

you aren't the first person who doesn't recall requested The Spirit of the Place so I wouldn't worry about it too much.

My Journey Through Reading... said...

I actually started a list of books that I have requested. I hate surprises and can't remember half of the books that I requested! I did request The Spirit of the Place but did not hear back from them so I'm not sure if I will be receiving it or not.