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Sam Asks: What Does It Mean to "become" a Reader?

“In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since ‘Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,’ he told me, ‘just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.’ He didn’t say any more, but we’ve always been unusually communicative in a reserved way, and I understood that he meant a great deal more than that.” ~ F.

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Sandrine Tungka reblogged this on SanWa Journeys and commented:

There is a good article I find about reading. Well, I always fall in love in posts related to reading. Yup, I love reading and books. But don't ask me how many books I have read so far. You will be disappointed. :D

Teaser Tuesday (7)

“Lulu,” I say into the pillow. It’s not even her real name, but it feels like a betrayal. – Just One Year (Just One Day #2)

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The Life Cycle of A Book

This picture illustrates the (traditional?) publishing process, which involves four major parties and twelve steps. If authors take the self-publishing approach, some steps (e.g. Agent) might be optional; if only e-book version is produced (whether on the author’s own website or under contract with publishing platforms like Amazon), then details of the Distribution step will also alter.  89 more words


Get to Know Me #wed.writeup

Dear Reader,

I decided that from now on I would make a little write-up/article about inspiration and this so-called life around us every Wednesday. It will be called #wed.writeup. 154 more words


MUSIC REVIEW | Angel Olsen – Burn Your Fire for No Witness (2014)

Who is Angel Olsen? What sort of music does she play? Does she have a hook for a hand? Buggers me. But enough critics on websites I like seem to like her. 522 more words

Microsoft gives up on Web CMS for SharePoint Online #cms #sharepoint

I found this article interesting: Microsoft gives up on Web CMS for SharePoint Online #cms #sharepoint – via Real Story Group Recent Real Story Group Blog Entries… 268 more words


MOVIE REVIEW | Foxcatcher (2014)

“Coach is the father. Coach is a mentor. Coach has great power on athlete’s life.”

When Bennett Miller made Capote, I remember I liked it and thought it was a reasonable enough choice for its Best Picture nomination and… 528 more words