Michael Whelan's cover art for the final book.

The Dark Tower

Well, I finished Stephen King’s The Dark Tower. I read slowly. Well, no, I read at a reasonably normal pace, it’s just that I don’t read very often. The desire to read is a very sporadic thing for me. It’s taken me 5 years and 5 months to get through these seven books, and although […]

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A Milestone

I have said before, I have a fairly glacial reading pace. I don’t skim-read, or anything, I tend to read every word, and if my thoughts wander, I’ll skip back a paragraph to make sure I’m taking it all in. Anyway, I started reading The Stand by Stephen King in January. I finished it yesterday. […]

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Kindlin’… 18/01/11

Woo, read Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland today. Admittedly it’s a really short book, but a highly pleasant read. And, free. Still bogged down in The Stand though. Probably going to continue this trend and read something short and light every few hundred pages of The Stand, elsewise I think I might go nuts. Any suggestions […]

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Kindlin’

So, it’s been a rough run into 2011, general malaise and tiredness has overtaken me at various points, but I am totally working on it. On the other hand, I got anĀ  Amazon Kindle for Christ Mass. This kicked off my intended return to regular reading with some aplomb. First I read Stewart Lee’s book […]

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