Robin Glossner

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pith:

The London Review of Books has the coolest email signup situation ever. Yes, that is a manual typewriter hooked up to an iPad. Yes I want one of these.

Love this!

pith:

The London Review of Books has the coolest email signup situation ever. Yes, that is a manual typewriter hooked up to an iPad. Yes I want one of these.

Love this!

teachingliteracy:

Sections in the bookstore
- Books You Haven’t Read- Books You Needn’t Read- Books Made for Purposes Other Than Reading- Books Read Even Before You Open Them Since They Belong to the Category of Books Read Before Being Written- Books That If You Had More Than One Life You Would Certainly Also Read But Unfortunately Your Days Are Numbered- Books You Mean to Read But There Are Others You Must Read First- Books Too Expensive Now and You’ll Wait ‘Til They’re Remaindered- Books ditto When They Come Out in Paperback- Books You Can Borrow from Somebody- Books That Everybody’s Read So It’s As If You Had Read Them, Too- Books You’ve Been Planning to Read for Ages- Books You’ve Been Hunting for Years Without Success- Books Dealing with Something You’re Working on at the Moment- Books You Want to Own So They’ll Be Handy Just in Case- Books You Could Put Aside Maybe to Read This Summer- Books You Need to Go with Other Books on Your Shelves- Books That Fill You with Sudden, Inexplicable Curiosity, Not Easily Justified- Books Read Long Ago Which It’s Now Time to Re-read- Books You’ve Always Pretended to Have Read and Now It’s Time to Sit Down and Really Read Them
-Italo Calvino, If On A Winter’s Night a Traveler


This is so true

teachingliteracy:

Sections in the bookstore

- Books You Haven’t Read
- Books You Needn’t Read
- Books Made for Purposes Other Than Reading
- Books Read Even Before You Open Them Since They Belong to the Category of Books Read Before Being Written
- Books That If You Had More Than One Life You Would Certainly Also Read But Unfortunately Your Days Are Numbered
- Books You Mean to Read But There Are Others You Must Read First
- Books Too Expensive Now and You’ll Wait ‘Til They’re Remaindered
- Books ditto When They Come Out in Paperback
- Books You Can Borrow from Somebody
- Books That Everybody’s Read So It’s As If You Had Read Them, Too
- Books You’ve Been Planning to Read for Ages
- Books You’ve Been Hunting for Years Without Success
- Books Dealing with Something You’re Working on at the Moment
- Books You Want to Own So They’ll Be Handy Just in Case
- Books You Could Put Aside Maybe to Read This Summer
- Books You Need to Go with Other Books on Your Shelves
- Books That Fill You with Sudden, Inexplicable Curiosity, Not Easily Justified
- Books Read Long Ago Which It’s Now Time to Re-read
- Books You’ve Always Pretended to Have Read and Now It’s Time to Sit Down and Really Read Them

-Italo Calvino, If On A Winter’s Night a Traveler

This is so true

(Source: juliettetang)

What you should read:

  • This is very important to keep in mind, especially if you want to enjoy your reading experience.
  • 1: You should read Anything.
  • 2: Whatever you like.
  • 3: There are no rules.
  • 4: There is no age limit.
  • 5: You can read whatever the hell you want.
  • 6: I'm not going to tell you what you SHOULD be reading.
  • 7: Because that's up to you.
  • 8: Pick up ANY BOOK
  • 9: And please,
  • 10: Enjoy the hell out of it! (Or dislike it, it's all up to you!)
Sep 9

Development Director Hotline

fundraisergrrl:

When the gala is finally over

fundraisergrrl:

When someone asks me what my job is anyways…

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