1. Review: Nick Hornby's Believer book reviews

    Books:

    • The Polysyllabic Spree by Nick Hornby
    • More Baths Less Talking by Nick Hornby
    • Housekeeping vs. The Dirt by Nick Hornby
    • Shakespeare Wrote For Money by Nick Hornby

    I read anywhere between 50-200 books a year, and while that might seem a lot, I still purchase and borrow books at …

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  2. Review: Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson

    Classics of any genre can be unapproachable simply by being deemed 'classics.' It's accidental - because of their (possibly ill-deserved) popularity they are often spoiled by well-meaning readers. Or perhaps someone doesn't spoil the book exactly, but gives so thorough a synopsis that the urge to read the book is diminished …

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  3. Bow Station Habitat

    Just a short distance away from the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary is a little-known attraction that gives plenty of bang for your buck. The Bow Habitat Station, built in 1973, is a fish hatchery that for the past several years has been giving tours. There's an aquarium in the basement stocked …

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  4. Lessons Learned in 2013

    In years past I've written down the lessons I learned from the year. I didn't blog a thing here in 2013, so I am starting this back up.

    Simplify

    2013 was a busy, difficult year. I changed jobs, houses, took up springboard/tower diving, and filled out paperwork for what …

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