Games · Reflection

For Love Of Crossword Puzzles (Or Anything Can Be A Competition If You Try Hard Enough)

One unintended benefit of my decision to subscribe to a real newspaper is that I now have easy access to a crossword puzzle. I LOVE crossword puzzles. I used to buy compilations of them at bookstores. My favorite anthology was probably an assortment of all the best Monday puzzles from the New York Times. For those of…… Continue reading For Love Of Crossword Puzzles (Or Anything Can Be A Competition If You Try Hard Enough)

New Hobbies · Reading

Reading Not-For-Pleasure (Or How I Aged 50 Years Overnight)

So I figured my first hobby post about reading would be about my newly-created (and still somewhat imaginary) book club. Unfortunately, even though we chose a book (and it’s sitting on my nightstand right now), I still haven’t quite mustered up the enthusiasm to dig into it. Don’t get me wrong – I love reading…… Continue reading Reading Not-For-Pleasure (Or How I Aged 50 Years Overnight)