Bathroom reading is a specialized and very personal genre of literature. I imagine everyone has his/her idea of what passes muster for bathroom reading， what its essential qualities must be. Of the books that have had a place on my makeshift bathroom shelf (a pipe) for some time ？–； as opposed to magazines or newspapers that come and go- I look for books that I can open anywhere and find something entertaining， illuminating or educational. Proper beginnings and endings don’；t matter. A folding aluminum camp stool (yikes!) I bought at the flea market serves as a book stand.navy nursery pillow
As a way of finding interesting new things to read and share in the unique sensibilities of ‘；the improvised life’；s readerspersonalized gifts for women， I invite you to join in our first reader’；s survey. Please take a few minutes to list your favorite bathroom reads in the Comments.
I’；ll start with my current line-up (and an excerpt I came across today)：Free Play： Improvisation in Life and ArtChronicles： Volume OneZen Art for MeditationThe Book of Martyrdom and Artifice： First Journals and Poems： 1937-1952The Old Farmer’；s Almanac 2010T’；ai Chi Ch’；uan for Health and Self-Defense： Philosophy and Practice (my boyfriend’；s； it’；s been there for YEARS)NY Atlas (I think this is out-of-print； the subway info is out-of-date but the maps are GREAT)
“；I can’；t say when it occurred to me to write my own songs. I couldn’；t have come up with anything comparable or halfway close to the folk song lyrics I was singing to define the way I felt about the world. I guess it happens to you by degrees. You just don’；t wake up one day and decide that you need to write songs， especially if you’；re a singer who has plenty of them and you’；re learning more every day. Opportunities may come along for you to convert something —； something that exists into something that didn’；t yet. That might be the beginning of it…；”；–；Bob Dylan Chronicles， Volume One
It’s that time of year again, where you have to choose perfect birthday gifts for girls. It doesn’t matter if she’s your daughter, other female relative or one of your friends’ kids…you need to make sure that what you buy is amazing. Take your pick from these gifts and you won’t go wrong.
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