Tolstoy and Myself

Tolstoy and Myself

First, an apology. The idea for this book club stemmed from the reasoning that, with regular deadlines to produce posts about War and Peace, I would force myself to read the whole the book. Deadlines passed, though, and I didn’t write the essays. However, I did finish the book. Not only that, I loved it. For a while, I could think of little else. It did for me exactly what I want a great novel to do: it transported me to another time and place. It swept me… read more here.

Details Make War And Peace Glisten

Details Make War And Peace Glisten

As I finish the first month and the first 200 pages of our 6-month, 1200-page journey through War and Peace, I have to be honest. I’m enjoying some parts more than others…. War and Peace is a little like doing a jigsaw puzzle while watching a movie: distracting. Read more here.