Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

traveling from place to place, especially working or based in various places for relatively short periods

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and sort of did the peripatetic writer

—p.46 by David Foster Wallace
6 years, 11 months ago

she feared he would use the word peripatetic, and soon enough he did

—p.175 Up the Mountain Coming Down Slowly (141) by Dave Eggers
6 years, 9 months ago

Not surprisingly, the BLS does not enumerate the gigariat. But assuming these peripatetic workers do actually work someplace for someone

—p.27 by Kim Moody
4 years, 3 months ago

one instance of peripatetic know-how

—p.182 Loop (179) missing author
6 years, 2 months ago

I seem to recall stuff about clinically fat people engaged in peripatetic eating that made them look bovine.

in an email response to a student about how to find a balance between mocking the target and mocking yourself

—p.761 Afterword by Anne Fadiman (759) by David Foster Wallace
6 years, 5 months ago

David Foster Wallace called the condition Total Noise. With it, our reading became peripatetic, less focused.

:D DFW shoutout!! he also quotes Herbert Simon on attention in the next sentence

—p.88 Jeff Bezos Disrupts Knowledge (78) by Franklin Foer
6 years, 3 months ago