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Yes, You Should Get Rid of Your Books.

I’ve avoided it so far, but I think the time has come to weigh in on the KonMari Controversy about books. In case you’re wondering what the heck that is, I found this article a fairly balanced and genuine reaction that isn’t knee-jerk about books in the way the NRA is about guns. Marie Kondo, …

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Love, Fear, and A Wrinkle in Time

Last week I wrote about how re-visiting a book I had loved for most of my life revealed some flaws that made it, basically, unlovable. There is also the flip side, though: when something you’ve loved for long time changes in some way, and you discover new reasons to love it. “Please Don’t Ruin It.” …

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