Sumertime equals reading time at my house. The children are reading for the summer program at our local library as well as keeping track of their time spent reading for school. I try to spend at least a half hour a day reading myself, and on pool days or road trip days, I log more […]
When the Kindle first came on the scene, it was ALL I EVER WANTED. A small device that could hold thousands of books. I talked about it so much that both my mother and my boyfriend got me one for Christmas (thus beginning a long series of Christmases in which they accidentally got me the […]
Welcome to another installment of Love It/Hate It, where two opinionated P-Mag writers mouth off to each other about pop culture.
I was an e-reader holdout for a long time. I’m pretty sure I used all those tired arguments about how they were killing “real” books and how I liked the feel of a paperback in my hands. But then Amazon released the $79 Kindle and I relented. And you know what? Now I’m reading more […]
We know you love your Kindles, Persephoneers– and now you can love us on your Kindle. Debuting this week, there is now a subscription option for Persephone Magazine in the Kindle Store.
A while ago, I started to think that buying books for reading wasn’t a good idea. Those poor trees probably didn’t like me that much and books take up a lot of space. So I thought, why not buy a e-book reader? Of course, you don’t buy something without first reading a bit about it. […]
I placed an order for a Kindle immediately after Amazon announced the price was being lowered (to $139 Wifi and $189 Wifi plus 3G). Traveling is a huge part of my job and I spend an inordinate amount of time sitting in uncomfortable airport chairs, dirty taxi cabs, and lonely hotel rooms. I’m a fast […]