Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Christmastide Roundup

For a variety of reasons, I’m not much for gifts at Christmas*. But I can generally count on receiving one or two and, in spite of myself, I get pretty excited about that. This year proved no different. The latest … Continue reading

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War and Peace Progress Report

I am on page 803 or so in Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace. I still have 500+ pages left to read. This is a very long book! In case anyone was unclear.

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