• Book-related

    Cleaning up my TBR pile Marie Kondo style

    Alright. That number is absolutely atrocious. I already know I’m not going to read three-fourths of my TBR list on Goodreads. So I decided to clean up Marie Kondo styleโ€”keeping in mind her key phrase: “Discard everything that does not spark joy.” I needed to ask myself if it sparked joy, if I was genuinely excited to read it or if I felt like I had to read it. The answer was, for most of these books, I wasn’t excited. Some of these I had added years ago just because they seemed “interesting,” but we’re in 2021 now, and there are always amazing books being published each year. I made…