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  • Wilkommen and other thoughts

    Wilkommen and other thoughts

    Whoever first wrote about “the tyranny of the blank page” was right

    It’s true; there’s nothing more terrifying than staring down at an empty page or a blinking cursor on a canvas of white when there are things you want to say—except you don’t know how to express them right, which could mean accurately or beautifully or efficiently, or anything in between.

    But it’s been three years since I last touched this blog, and while the world’s changed irreversibly, the one thing that hasn’t changed is how much I love reading, and how much I need a place to put everything I’ve written about books together.

    So I guess this is my fresh start.