I devour the written word. I work with the written word. I love books or anything written. I worry for those who don't. Also, many of the photos here aren't mine. If you want them taken down let me know!! I'm now officially an affiliate at
Colorful book spines. This reminds me it's time for my annual bookshelf tidying, the only deep cleaning activity I actually look forward to... it's always a pleasure to cuddle my babies and have them neatly arranged.
Isaac Fitzgerald, a McSweeneys' publicist and former managing editor of the Rumpus, and Max Fenton, an editor at The Believer, recently started a craze for what they call bookshelfies. They are, to put it briefly, selfies taken in front of bookshelves.