Category Archives: BOOKS and READING

I LOVE TO READ! I also love to write.

Non-books

MEEThinks   June 25, 2015   2 Comments on Non-books

Here are some books which don’t actually exist, but they’re pretty clever take-offs of names and words and titles: 2001: A SPACE ILIAD –  The Hal 9000 computer wages an insane 10‑year war against the Greeks after falling victim to the Y2K bug. RIKKI-KON-TIKI-TAVI –  Thor Heyerdahl recounts his attempt to prove Rudyard Kipling’s theory that the mongoose first came… Read more »

Anna’s still alive

I’m halfway through Anna Karenina (this is a long book!). She’s clinging to life right now, but I can’t imagine she’s going to “leave the book” when it’s only halfway finished and has been named after her. Someone did use the word “hope” in describing what’s currently happening to her. I caution you not to send any “spoilers” to me. If I’m… Read more »