My friends, look upon this book: My Ideal Bookshelf — I found at the library. It’s a collection of writers, actors, musicians, artists — cultural movers and shakers — talking about their favorite books. As I read it, I was struck by a couple thoughts. For one, I’m woefully under-read. Not only have I not read… Read More What Does Your Bookshelf Say About You?
At first I thought it was a WordPress prank. Upon further reflection, I realized it was true: one year ago on April 1st, I started this blog. Seems fitting that a blog named Feeding on Folly began on April Fools Day, don’t you think? Anyway, here’s my first post, if you’re curious. As for me,… Read More Happy Anniversary FoF! Also, Another Cookbook Review
Some of you might remember, about a month ago I mentioned the book “Big Magic” by Elizabeth Gilbert, saying I should probably read it. I’m here to tell you I did. Full disclosure: I wasn’t part of love fest surrounding “Eat, Pray, Love,” Gilbert’s memoir and wildly successful bestseller. To be perfectly honest, I read two… Read More Do You Believe in Magic?