Oh hello! I've been SICK! Like, "lying on the recliner all day, too tired to get the kids a snack" sick! Sore throat and coughing and fever and aches and exhaustion. Yeah.
I'm sure it's nothing.
Besides, I felt a lot better today. And I got a lot of reading done. I finished The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky and I'm almost done with another book.
I liked The Perks of Being a Wallflower, though I was occasionally aware of being outside the target market: I generally don't like young adult fiction, or books written in letter/diary format, or books written from a disorienting point of view (alcohol, drugs, mental imbalance). I liked the book anyway. It's interesting and absorbing, and I thought it was a good story.
Gift ideas for an 8-year-old, part 1 of 2 - I have TWO 8-year-olds to buy for, so I’m going to split it up into two posts. Today will be the things we’re getting for Edward. I dislike saying “Gift id...