Category Archives: Thoughtful Thursday

Happy Centennial, NYPL!

I have to say, I’m kind of getting into this whole Tumblr Photo Blog thing. It’s brought some really cool bookish nerdy things to my attention that might have otherwise escaped, like this really cool tidbit that makes me nostalgic … Continue reading

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Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining

As you may have heard, a tornado cut through my hometown and much of Western Massachusetts on June 1st. Four people died, many were injured, and property damage (including to my friend Kim’s brother’s house) was estimated to total over … Continue reading

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Doctor Frankensteins I Can Get Behind

I’m a huge art and design geek, which should come as no surprise to anyone who knows me (or at least has read my bio on this blog), since my previous career path was architecture. This visually stunning book-centric artwork … Continue reading

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Live Long & Prosper, or, Why I Love George Takei

Oh man, I love George Takei. My Mom is a bit of a Star Trek fan from back in the day, to be honest it’s the only sci-fi she really cares for, so we went to the Springfield Symphony Orchestra … Continue reading

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Loose Lips Sink Ships (REVIEW)

Title: Design For Victory: World War II Posters On The American Home Front Authors: William L. Bird, Jr. and Harry R. Rubenstein Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press Release Date: June 1998 Paperback, 120 pages My Rating: 4/5 stars     ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ … Continue reading

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I Hoped For Better In November

One of my favorite quotes about fall weather, from F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby…

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Girls Gone Wild! … About Books

My Twitter wife Falahime and I have chosen the book club selection for this month. (And kudos to her for coming up with our book club’s name! Hahaha!) Without further ado… Title: Bound & Gagged: Pornography & The Politics Of … Continue reading

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Pen Marks On My Soul

I’ve pretty much finalized my alliteration days-of-the-week topics. Of course I’m going to deviate from them, but it’s nice to have a little writing prompt when I’m at a loss.  I’m sticking to my pledge to post something, even only … Continue reading

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