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#50booksin2014: The First Five

I spent the better part of my high school & college years reading novels for tests or essays, but rarely for pleasure. I missed out on so many good books and decided that my post-grad life would be full of reading books of my choosing. 745 more words

Book group – April 2014

This month we are reading One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Alexander Solzhenitsyn, originally published in 1962.

The publication of this description of a prison camp and the treatment of an ordinary prisoner was a historic event both in the Soviet Union and outside. 47 more words

Book Group

Spring Break Day 2

Day two (Monday) of our spring break was spent in the Prison Camp area again. We still had quite a few routes in that area that we wanted to try, so after cooking breakfast and making a quick run back to Tucson to get some more supplies, we hiked in and climbed for the afternoon. 35 more words


In Print

For topics related to health and wellness, there is a multitude of print sources of media. Countless cookbooks divulge the latest tips and recipes in order to be successful in fulfilling one’s nutritional needs for a myriad of diets, from those dealing with specific ingredient avoidance such as… 602 more words


The Ivory Tower

Written by Kirstin Pulioff

This is a well written short story set in a dystopian world where fear and repression are the norms of everyday living. 427 more words

Book Reviews

Former Guard Admits Dogs Ripped Kids To Pieces In North Korean Prison Camp

GENEVA (CBS DC) – A former guard at a North Korean prison camp admitted that he witnessed dogs attacking school children and ripping them to pieces. 244 more words