Friday, January 16, 2015
Rhapsody In Blue(s)
My latest book order came! I had not realized I color coded my choices. Was it a trend? Had I been doing this subconsciously for a while? Impossible! Preposterous! So, I checked. The month before I walked out of the bookstore with The Crystal Cave and The Sun Also Rises tucked under an arm.
and then there was the book order comprised of:
The proof, as they say, is in the cover art. I have no idea how long this has been going on. Is it a sign of something deeper, more psychological, than the lure of a color wheel? Wouldn't it be fun to take all the books one owns and line them up by hue? Just to see how it looked? Discover your primary palette for prose! Define your literary pigment. Achieve the ultimate crayolafication of your reading life! Are you a tranquil blue, a dignified gray, a tender pink? Or perhaps you are: