Listening to books, or how I got over myself

Excerpted from a post I made on Fit for Company.One of my passions is reading. I learned to read when I was about 2 and have been devouring the printed word ever since. Growing up, I read what my parents had on the shelves, which was mostly classic science fiction (Asimov, Heinlein, some Harry Harrison). And now, I have books on shelves and piled in corners and stacked in boxes under the kitchen table...still mostly science fiction and fantasy, but I try to branch out every once in a while....more