Friday, January 15, 2016

The Problem with a Good Book

A good book, movie, TV series: everybody knows this feeling.

The problem with a good book is that you want to finish the book
and you don't want to finish the book.


Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Depression Land

From a Mashable article with wonderful illustrations by Gemma Correll: "Correll hopes that her illustrations will help to break down the stigmas surrounding anxiety and depression." This illustration of depression is brilliant in all its details; click the image to see a larger view:


Reality Check by Dave Whamond: it's true — Netflix knows how we are spending our time!

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Abridged Classics

Here is another cartoon of Jon Atkinson's Wrong Hands blog. I definitely believe in keeping your Reading Diaries short... but not this short, ha ha.

abridged classics

Reading and Gardens

A wonderful remark from the letters of the Roman politician and philosopher, Cicero:

Photo by R. Orville Lyttle. Flickr.

If you have a garden in a library, you will lack nothing.

Si hortum in bibliotheca habes, nihil deerit.