About Neil Roseman

live in seattle, by way of new york and philly. still root for the 76ers, phils and eagles (sad, isn't it).

buy too many books, music, and movies.

have the cutest kid alive.

Public Notes


Recent Activity

  • Neil shared from Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity by Andrew Solomon
    Miguel de Unamuno wrote, “It is not usually our ideas that make us optimists or pessimists, but it is our optimism or pessimism that makes our ideas.”
  • Neil shared from Wolf Hall: A Novel by Hilary Mantel
    It is the only honest thing to be done: look after your children.
    Note: Thomas Cromwell (via Hillary Mantel) on why we need gun control.
  • Neil shared from Wolf Hall: A Novel by Hilary Mantel
    Beneath every history, another history.
  • Neil shared from Wonder by R. J. Palacio
    we make a new rule of life … always to try to be a little kinder than is necessary?’
    Note: from J.M. Barrie via RJ Palacio.
  • Neil shared from Wonder by R. J. Palacio
    I like the sound of science. I like how words you don’t understand explain things you can’t understand.
  • Neil shared from Telegraph Avenue by Michael Chabon
    Call me Ishmael. —Ishmael Reed, probably.
    Note: Epigraph the year.
(Seattle, WA USA)
Neil Roseman