Today was a great reading day. I have just fifty pages left in Cormac McCarthy's Blood Meridian, and I am in awe. My book is bristling with sticky notes, then finally I gave up and just started writing in the pages. McCarthy's writing is simply superb. I have so much to say about this book, but I need to finish reading, and then let it settle. Blood Meridian is brutal, gorgeous, shocking, and absolutely riveting. Not for the faint of heart.
Here's a little music for you: it's what's on my ipod right now: