I once had a girlfriend interrupt me in the middle of a really good part of a really good book. She wanted me to take a personality quiz to see if I was an introvert or an extrovert. I politely put down the book and said okay. Midway through the first question, as I was thinking about all the places I could hide her body, I decided I must be an introvert.
Bookish And Introverted :: Daily Grind #165
New Book Releases, Book Links, A Slow Song for Tuesday and Different Kinds of Libraries
The Land of Story-Books
The Map of An Introverts Brain:
The Terrific Ten - When James Kimmel was nine or 10-years-old, he created, wrote and illustrated a comic book in the vein of “The Fantastic Four.” The comic featured half-a-dozen more characters, many with questionable — at best — superpowers. For Jimmy Kimmel’s 50th birthday, friends of the ABC personality turned his creation into a live-action movie trailer. J.J. Abrams directed the effort, which starred Ben Affleck, Jennifer Aniston, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Bateman, Will Arnett, Cousin Sal, Jon Hamm, Shaq, Ty Burrell, Billy Crudup, Jake Tapper and Wanda Sykes:
54 Pick Up - Fifty-four celebrities select their favorite books of 2017.
The Human Library - "A place where real people are on loan to readers. A place where difficult questions are expected, appreciated and answered."
Product O The Day - ThinOptics are the reading glasses so slim you can fit them in a case on the back of your phone:
Outsold By Only The Bible & Shakespeare - The secret to Agatha Christie’s enduring appeal.
Mental Yoga - How to remember what you read.
Holding On For Love - A granddaughter posted anonymously on Reddit, with a simple but heartbreaking caption. "My Grandma, 96, with my Grandpa, 100, hours before her death this weekend. 77 years of marriage."
Tuesday Balladry :: Paul Thomas Saunders "Holding On For Love" @PaulTSaunders