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Not so much a blog; just lots of books

Currently reading

Sex at Dawn: The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality
Cacilda Jethá, Christopher Ryan, Allyson Johnson, Jonathan Davis
God's War
Kameron Hurley
Progress: 101/286pages
Within the Hollow Crown: A Valiant King's Struggle to Save His Country, His Dynasty, and His Love
Margaret Campbell Barnes
Progress: 12/333pages
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)
Herman Melville
Manifold: Time
Stephen Baxter, Chris Schluep
Progress: 99/480pages
Cherie Priest
Progress: 18%
The Long War
Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett
Progress: 68/501pages

Reading progress update: I've read 2 out of 87 pages.

Poetry for Cats: The Definitive Anthology of Distinguished Feline Verse - Henry Beard

Themis-Athena made this sound so cool in OBD's post that since my library had it, I had to check it out.


Although it may be as a result of sleep deprivation, so far I can picture the first poem being declaimed in the voice of my cat. It starts:

Brave Beocat,   brood-kit of Ecgthmeow

Perhaps "Ecgthmeow" is what he's trying to say when he stands there yowling. Although I think there's an "r" in there in his accent.


I needed a pick-me-up like this.