Review: When Breath Becomes Air (and January’s book challenge results)

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi:  Read this book, people. I can’t say enough good things about it. The writing style is sparse; Kalanithi chooses his words with economy and his lines are pure and simple. Reading this is like breathing, like taking a breath, and how unconscious it is until you stop to… Read More Review: When Breath Becomes Air (and January’s book challenge results)

Compelling read: Dead Mountain by Donnie Eichar

How could I have not known about this? Not only did I somehow miss hearing about Donnie Eichar’s book Dead Mountain: The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident but I also missed hearing about the events that precipitated the book, that led up to Eichar’s obsession to write the book. It’s a fascinating story:… Read More Compelling read: Dead Mountain by Donnie Eichar