- Yesterday, when I logged into Google Reader, I was bummed to find out Google will be discontinuing that service. And since I was not relishing the idea of having to search for a good RSS to switch to I was happy to see this post at The Well~Appointed Desk. She's already started doing the research for a suitable news reader replacement and by the looks of her update, I think I'll start with Feedly, too since some of the others charge a fee for their service.
- Several months ago, when I first heard about The Missing Ink by Philip Hensher, I put it on hold at our library. I'm still waiting for it (I'm now #5 in the queue - read faster people, read faster =D) but this recent review of the book makes me want to buy it on Amazon so I can start reading it sooner. Being that I'm on a budge, I'll wait but I hope the queue moves quickly because it sounds like a must read book for pen and paper aficionados.
- Here's a fun article on the importance of Keeping a (paper) Notebook over trying to keep all your notes on digital devices. I have to agree with the author, especially since I get an "F" when it comes to thumb-typing.