OLDER POSTS FROM LONG AGO

10
Nov
2008

I'm Failing At NaNoWriMo

This is the start of the second week of NaNoWriMo, and to date I have written a total of 0 words for the event. Time to make excuses: Pressed & Bound went nuts last week. I lost the .com (be sure to check your email for expiration notices!) and had to change everything over to […]

14
May
2008

Comics Are Awesome

As you may or may not know, I like to read a lot of books. Until recently, I’ve only read books. I have never really touched too many of their drawn counterparts. As a kid I hated both books and comics, so I never developed that adoration for stories drawn to page. And that is […]

08
Apr
2008

Closing Time Awesomeness

I usually don’t do this, but I came across a couple of pages in the book I’m currently reading that I thought were just awesome. We all know that Joseph Heller is a good writer. Catch-22 was an amazing book that most of us have read in high school or where ever. I’m right in […]

02
Jan
2008

Books, A Year In Review 2

Last year on January 1st, I gave you all a list of the books I read the previous year. Well guess what? It’s January 1st once again, same day, different year, and I’ve read quite the bounty of novels. So let’s begin. Survivor by Chuck Palahnuik I’ll just quote what I’ve written in the past […]

04
Nov
2007

Bone

I haven’t really discussed novels here since the start of Pressed & Bound many months ago, but I’m reading something right now that’s so freaking great that I can’t wait to discuss it on the show. Bone isn’t a normal novel for me either. It’s actually what some would call a “comic book” or “graphic […]

23
Sep
2007

Book Stats

I’m probably the only person to do this, but I like to keep a record of how many novels I’ve read in terms of pages. After this weekend – upon finishing Blindness – I have, for this year, read and finished sixteen novels: Survivor Virgin Suicides The Jungle Snow Crash Day Watch Blue Like Jazz […]