1. Introducing: Strange Books in a Tub

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    September 17, 2017 by carlywont

    I’m a rule follower. I excel in school. I Carry Out when I’m told to do so. I measure the …
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  2. Staycation Read #3: Modern Lovers

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    April 25, 2017 by carlywont

    Alas, my Staycation is over. I’ve been back at work for about five weeks now and even though my job …
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  3. Staycation Read #2: The Ramblers

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    April 4, 2017 by carlywont

    When I cracked open my library’s copy of The Ramblers, this is what I read on the flap: “Part love …
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  4. Staycation Read #1: American Wife

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    March 4, 2017 by carlywont

    It took me awhile to get over my initial judgments of this book. First of all, WTF is that cover? …
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  5. Three Staycation Reads

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    February 9, 2017 by carlywont

    When you have a newborn, life becomes very, very small. Not only are you constantly surrounded by miniature clothes, impossibly …
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  6. My Year in Reading

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    January 9, 2017 by carlywont

    We all know by now that 2016 sucked. Donald fucking Trump; the deaths of David Bowie, Prince and Leonard Cohen …
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  7. Bookstores of the 518: Market Block Books

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    March 6, 2016 by carlywont

    Last Tuesday I parked in downtown Troy for the first time. Ever. In my life. Pathetic, coming from someone who …
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