Addison Rizer

Addison Rizer is an administrator in Arizona with a B.A. in English from Arizona State University. She is currently enrolled in Northern Arizona University's Professional Writing MA. She loves writing, reading, and movies critics hate. Find her published work on her website at or follow her on Twitter @addisonrizer.

I Buy Books as Souvenirs in Every City I Visit

A reader on the birth of a bookish tradition: buying books as souvenirs memorializing meaningful trips and experiences.