If you love to read, then you know that there are treasures to be found within the pages of books.  Books entertain, inspire, and even change us. There are so many ways books can leave an imprint, but what about the imprint the reader leaves behind?     Forgotten Bookmarks is a collection of  interesting finds made by the author Michael Popek. By day, Michael Popek works in his family’s used bookstore. By night, he’s the voyeuristic force behind www.forgottenbookmarks.com, where… Read more »

First impressions can be significant. That first meeting with someone, your first taste of Brussels sprouts or reading the first line of a book–we get an instant, often lasting, impression. “A man’s look is the work of years; it is stamped on his countenance by the events of his whole life, nay, more, by the hand of nature, and it is not to be got rid of easily.”  –William Hazlitt I guess it’s kind of like the imprinting phenomenon for the… Read more »