Showing posts from August, 2009

Taking stock, setting off

Okay, so it's officially been over a month since I last posted here: my first and longest-running blog. I suspect anyone who's ever read The Written Nerd knows the reason why: my efforts have been shifted almost entirely over to the Greenlight Bookstore blog, and all the attendant activities and responsibilities of getting the bookstore off the ground. I thought maybe I'd have more time for blogging now that I don't have a "day job" -- but it turns out there's not a lot of down time in entrepreneurship. I haven't yet succumbed to the dreaded "bookstore owners have no time to read" syndrome (just finished A.S. Byatt's The Children's Book , now working on Zadie Smith's Changing My Mind and China Mieville's The City And The Cit y) -- but it does seem to be the case that bookstore owners have no time for personal blogging. For a little while I thought about officially retiring this blog. In a way, it's served it's purp