A New Reading List

As I wrote in my previous post, one of the goals I have set myself is to read 26 novels before the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s eve, 2021. I’ve also decided that I want to explore works from a more diverse set of authors so I have also set goals to increase the…

The Year That Could Be

After the year we just had, I decided to take a bit more time to set my goals for 2021. I wanted to create a realistic set that took into account the fact that we are still very much living under the shadow of a pandemic. And I also wanted to create realistic expectations given…

The Books of 2020

One of my goals in 2020 was to read more for the pure joy of reading. I set this goal for two reasons. First, I’m tired of reading only academic things for academic purposes. It’s not that reading academic works is a bad thing, but sometimes a guy just needs some brain candy. Second, when…

The Recipes Of 2020

If you had said that at the beginning of 2020 that I had become estranged from the culinary world, you would have been correct. But after spending over a year and more than a few dollars on main floor renovations, I decided that 2020 would be the year that I found my way back to…