NN you and I have the same taste pretty much and I agree except I'm enjoying Name of the Wind knowing how cheesy it is because at least fun and well-paced instead of like, excessively grim. Also, it's paradoxically unique in its excessive self-love.
I've heard good thing about The Throne of the Crescent Moon. Also I'm planning on reading the Earthsea novels next.
agree on the og fk frees being meh quality. they're starting to look real beat up and the midsole paint is flaking off. Plus after a lot of walking (and driving, actually) the ankle-rubbing becomes a pain.
Meanwhile, I ran a mud run with my free haven 3.0's and then ran them through the wash. They came out looking almost-new and are great to do a ton of sports with.
“There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs."