Peter C.

Peter C

"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." -- Albert Einstein

What I do when I'm not at the library: A few of my favorite things are making and drinking coffee, reading Shakespeare, admiring trees, and biking just about anywhere.

If I wrote an autobiography, its title would be:I Always Meant to Meditate -- and Other Meditations

The last thing that I read: 
The Black Prince by Iris Murdoch

What I'm reading now: The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England by Dan Jones and Richard II by William Shakespeare

Top 5 Favorite Books:
Shakespeare Complete Works
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
A Natural History of Love by Diane Ackerman
From the New World:Poems 1976-2012 by Jorie Graham
The Crossing by Cormac McCarthy

Favorite Genres:
Adult Nonfiction - Travelogues: Traveling by Bicycle
Adult Fiction - Literary Fiction: Fiction from Central Europe
Adult Nonfiction - Cooking and Baking: Coffee and Tea
Adult Nonfiction - Music: An Intro to Classical Music
Adult Nonfiction - Sports and Recreation: On Runners and Running

Languages I Speak: English, Czech and Slovak

Languages that I can read in: The three above, plus some French and Russian