It could be a new series on Lifetime. Maybe.
I hang out on Facebook with a lot of local writers, mostly NaNoWriMo participants. For some reason we starting comparing notes about who had the most books.
Well… Let’s just say my husband and I have been accused of being hoarders.
For giggles, I thought I might post a few photos of the vast library my husband and I have. We were both already bibliophiles when we met. We’re always getting books. We love books.
We bought our current house because it had built-in floor to ceiling bookcases.
Yet, we’ve still had to purchase, and even build, more bookcases. We haven’t counted. But we have lots of books.
Why these two books? Who knows. So what are the rest?
They’re spread all over the house. I’ll just show you a few, more tidy, piles. Here’s the “Coffee table book” shelf:
How about a case devoted to field guides, horses, and art:
Here’s a book case devoted only to cameras and photography:
We enjoy our rural life. I call this the “chicken shelf”:
He’s an engineer and likes to tinker with cars:
I’m a paleontologist and have the obligatory fossils and evolution shelves:
We have an entire case devoted to religion and skepticism. There are a few treasures in here, including a copy of the Urantia Book:
Because of my interest in swordplay and medieval costuming, I naturally have a stack of those sorts of books. These are in the bedroom:
A little current reading:
And at my own bedside:
Obviously, I have not photographed every book, nor every bookcase in this house. This is just some of them.
I just thought I’d share. Because books are cool!