July 29, 2009, 21 Comments

A Bibliography for Lifelong Learning Enthusiasts If you want to know more about self-education, your best bet is to start reading. Over the years, I’ve kept a list the best […]

Ivy League Education at Home Part 4: Literature

May 27, 2009, 2 Comments

Reading great literature can expand your world and give you insight into the human condition. No course of self-education is complete without the grea ...

The 80/20 Rule of Reading

May 21, 2009, 5 Comments

Last month I created a new rule for myself: the 80/20 Rule of Reading. Now, 80% of my reading time is to be spent on books with only 20% left [&hellip ...

SquidLit: Interactive Book Reviews

March 20, 2009, 1 Comment

The problem with traditional book reviews: there’s no room for discussion. Fortunately, book lovers can now turn to SquidLit. This review site, ...

  • Travel the World Through Books
    January 29, 2008, No comments

    A new site has found an interesting use for Google Maps. offers downloadable presentations that explore Google Earth based on novels. Journey with your favorite characters in books like […]