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A Good Day For Writing
1/22/2004 6:35:29 PM    [ Flag as Inappropriate ]

Just some musings to kick things off

A cold, windy day with occasional snow flurries. A good day to be inside and writing, and it was. I completed two chapters of "Something In Common," the mystery serial I'm doing for www.keepitcoming.net

Afterward, I spent some time cataloging my first editions and was surprised how my collection is growing. I've just completed reading "Book Finds: How to Find, Buy and Sell Used and Rare Books" by Ian Ellis, a book required in the course I'm presently taking at Barnes & Noble University.

I've often considered the idea of opening a used book shop. Lord knows, I have enough books! But, while intriguing in some ways, I don't think I would want to be tied down with an actual store. Maybe when I'm rich and famous I'll do it as a hobby like Larry McMurty.

Though I love reading and am not adverse to people, there are two major drawbacks to the thought of having such a store. First off, if I liked the book, I wouldn't want to part with it. Second, if people are trotting in all day long, how could you find the concentration needed to write.

Still, the Ellis book and the course are interesting insights into another aspect of the book world.



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More Blogs by John Richard Lindermuth
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• Coming Soon - Monday, June 14, 2010
• The Long and the Short of It - Saturday, May 15, 2010
• What's Wrong With This War? - Tuesday, August 23, 2005
• Lunacy In High Places - Tuesday, August 23, 2005
• An Individualist With A Conscience - Sunday, February 13, 2005
• A Black Day For America - Wednesday, November 03, 2004
• Kerry Shows His Stuff - Friday, October 01, 2004
• Whose Economy Is It? - Tuesday, August 10, 2004
• A Sign-ificant Day - Saturday, March 20, 2004
• The Root Of All Evil - Tuesday, March 02, 2004
• What CBS Won't Tell You - Saturday, January 31, 2004
• Let's Do A Little Reading - Wednesday, January 28, 2004
• Comments on My Novel - Monday, January 26, 2004
•  A Good Day For Writing - Thursday, January 22, 2004  


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