2011 – last summer ~ kylie ladd

I know it’s awfully nerdy, but I’m admitting it anyway: I love routine. I am obsessed with structure. That’s why my blog works the way it does, I guess: read a book, write a review, move forward to the next year, rinse, lather and repeat. There’s a particular elegance about structure; about symmetry. That’s just the way my mind works.

But, as lovely as I find structure, I have to admit, there’s also a certain beauty about breaking with routine every so often. Chaos can be just as enticing as order.

This week, I’m breaking my own rules. And it’s for a very good reason.

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2009 – after the fall ~ kylie ladd

As I mentioned the other day, due to a massive mega-FAIL on my behalf, the book I intended to read for 1917 took a little longer to arrive than I was expecting. It’s here now – it arrived just the other day. But three days isn’t enough time to read a three-hundred-or-so page book. So, in the meantime, I thought I’d do something a little different this week for Book to the Future…

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