Tag Archives: Jorge Luis Borges

Read Poetry!?

If you have read anything at all on my site, or just my books finished pages, you will have noticed that I read a nice variety of books. There is a large amount of literary fiction as well as theological/philosophical works in my reading diet. Last year though I began to read some poetry. I hadn’t […]

Borges: A Life

When most people think about Jorge Luis Borges one word typically comes to mind: who? Tragically this isn’t a joke. I know if it weren’t for a short story class during college I probably would never have heard of him either. No matter how many books I’ve read or author’s biographies I’ve read I can […]

What Makes A Book A Favorite?

With no scientific data to support this idea I believe that most people by the time they’ve finished high school have at least one book they’d call a favorite. Some might have several books and attending college probably increases this. But what makes a book a favorite? Most serious readers probably read 30+ books a […]