5 Articles I’m Reading
I admit I’ve never read any Rachel Carson. But The New Yorker has a fantastic piece on her life and now I’m moving some Carson up my TBR.
Love Victorian Gothic literature? CrimeReads has you covered.
4 Shows/Movies I’m Watching
Santa Clarita Diet
3 New to Me Books
Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate
The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware (out May 29)
French Exit by Patrick DeWitt (out August 28 from Ecco)
2 Books I’m Currently Reading
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
The Odyssey by Homer, translated by Emily Wilson
“Tell me about a complicated man.
Muse, tell me how he wandered and was lost
when he had wrecked the holy town of Troy,
and where he went, and who he met, the pain
he suffered in the storms at sea, and how
he worked to save his life and bring his men
back home. He failed to keep them safe; poor fools,
they ate the Sun God’s cattle, and the god
kept them from home. Now goddess, child of Zeus,
tell the old story for our modern times.
Find the beginning.”
Emily Wilson, The Odyssey