Is there such a thing? Probably not. Nevertheless, I have been buying a lot of books lately. This is the sort of addiction for me that if I don’t restrain myself I seem to get worse and worse. Money used to be a big restraint but is becoming less so. What really brings it to a head is my ability to read the books I buy. At some point I get so interested in buying books that there is no possible way I can begin to read the books I own. I have so many books I want to read that my brain begins to over-load. Guilt at not reading the books I have purchased begins to build up and I realize things are counter-productive.
So I have decided to take a break from buying books and concentrate on reading the ones I have. Starting today I am not going to buy any more books for an unspecified period of time. No new books period! Cold Turkey. We will see how far this lasts . . .