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Motivation Monday: Jack Kerouac (In Honor of Banned Books Week)

“There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars…”

This weeks installment of Motivation Monday is a salute to… 192 more words

Blogging

Books, Glorious Books!

“Some people have a weakness for shoes.  I can go barefoot if necessary.  I have a weakness for books! ”   – Oprah Winfrey

Bolivia

Celebrating Banned Books

I’ve never been a fan of people telling me what to do. I’m open to book suggestions, but when people tell me NOT to read something, I’m probably much more likely to pick that book up. 371 more words

Reading

My Facebook 10 Books List

It took me less than a few minutes to list down 10 books that stayed with me but my friends took a long time and most can’t even complete the list. 918 more words

My Story

My Stephen King Obsession

2014 was a big year for me: it was the year that I met Stephen King.  Not in real life, of course… I met his books.   1,038 more words

Reading

Ten: All The Cool Kids Are Doing It

I was recently nominated by my good friend Jeff L. to name my ten favorite books. Since it is better than pouring a bucket of ice water over my head (that’s how this works, right?) I have decided to indulge him. 2,331 more words

Fiction

'Wrinkle in Time' deserves another look

I think I’m going to have to re-read “A Wrinkle in Time.” Seriously, this time.

Madeleine L’Engle’s 1962 story, about young siblings and a friend who journey through space and time to rescue their scientist father, was a favorite of mine when I was a kid. 188 more words

Childhood Myths And Obsessions