I started this blog in January 2010 with the simple idea of logging what I’m reading and what my reactions are. I try to keep it pretty simple, without too many bells and whistles. I love getting comments and reading suggestions from other readers here. I live and work in Central Indiana.  I’m an active member of the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library’s book club and a Great Books Foundation discussion group that meets at the Nora Library on the north side of town.

In 2011, I started reading one short story per week as part of my “Project: Deal Me In” and have really become a fan of that form.  I am always looking for short story suggestions…

More recently, I’ve started to feel I should read more by authors with an Indiana connection or new authors or, ideally, both.  If you know of any that you’d like me to read and post about, let me know, and I will try to accommodate.

I’m also on twitter  (@Bibliophilopoly); trying to be more active there – other than just tweeting links to my posts – but I am a slow learner.

-Jay (6/2013)


  1. Tom Holt said,

    December 28, 2010 at 7:57 am

    I’m the Webmaster at Vonnegutlibrary.org and I’m contacting you because you’ve often commented on Vonnegutlibrary.org. I’ve had to install a CAPTCHA on the comments to see if I can limit amount of spam posting attempts. I wondered if you could let me know if you have any problems posting your comments in the future. Thanks.


  2. gpcox said,

    March 26, 2015 at 9:36 am

    Happy to find another avid reader!

    Liked by 1 person

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