2023 Year Film Review

This year my entertainment choices were very different from previous years. After succumbing to the lure of Korean dramas in the last half of 2022. I ran with that addiction and continued my binge-watching streak to the exclusion of just about everything else. Which would explain why my overall count of 197 titles is much lower in 2023, because instead of watching two hour long films, I am watching series that often run at least sixteen hours each. Past years title counts have ranged in the 300-500 range.

Another explanation could be that I’ve finally learned to quit shows that for whatever reason just aren’t working for me. And of course the busy-ness of life also interfered with my screen-watching time due to travel and other events. Continue reading “2023 Year Film Review”

2023 Book Year in Review

This year’s book review will be much different than in the past. I had heard of reading slumps but thought they were something that happened to other people. According to my Goodreads account, I only finished six books this year, which I am just stunned about. I don’t think I’ve ever finished so few books since I actually learned to read.

So there will be no categories in my review this year. I didn’t read any classics, non-fiction or audiobooks. I didn’t even read anything by new authors. Since I only wanted to read books I knew I would like, I stuck with authors I already knew I trusted. Instead I leave you my list and thoughts on the chosen six. Continue reading “2023 Book Year in Review”