Reading, Reading Challenges, The Map of Genres, The World Map of Books

Mapping the Books – Reading around the World and Across Genres

I love the idea of seeing books and genres on a map. In the case of the genres. In this new series I’ll be mapping out the books I read to learn more about where I read the most about, and to challenge myself to read more widely around the world. I also want to map out the genres that I read. I know the genres I think I tend to gravitate the most, but I think it’ll be fun to see that mapped out and categorized more completely.

Reading, Reading Challenges

Reading Books from Each Year of My Life 1986-2020

On my birthday last year I set myself a challenge to read one book from each year of my life. Since it’s not looking like that’s going to happen by this year’s birthday, I am giving myself an extension. Here are the books that I have read so far.

Travel

Starting a Travel Blog during a Pandemic?

As those who know me may be aware, I am almost notorious for starting writing projects and then not carrying through with them. I have wanted to keep a blog for years, but have not yet managed to keep one running consistently for any length of time. I just haven’t managed to find the right… Continue reading Starting a Travel Blog during a Pandemic?