Because I decided that I needed an icon to celebrate both fairly satisfactory progress on the book-a-week challenge, and also the terrifying proportions of my to-read pile, and also because I have decided that the superpower I most want is neither flight, invisibility, nor sleeplessness. It's the ability to assimilate the entire contents of books at a touch.
It's the only way I'm ever going to get ahead of this pile.
Also, if anybody wants to share, I made these.
(Believe it or not, frantic visual media creativity, in the limited fashion that I can offer, is actually a good sign. It may mean the word-bearing strata of my brain are regenerating, and thus my brain is scrambling to distract me with something unrelated.)