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Why do I keep taking long breaks?

I haven’t posted on here for a long time even though I said I would post everyday. I don’t know why I’m not. I should be posting a daily reflection, but I never feel motivated enough to do so. 1,143 more words


Stars - Kathryn Harvey

I ended up staying up late last night to finish my latest read: Stars (The Butterfly Trilogy Book 2)
To start with, it’s the second in the Butterfly trilogy, the first being… 254 more words


The Classics Challenge 2014, Part 2

So here I am, with more about the Classics Challenge my wife and I participated in this year. She read book after book she enjoyed, if not completely, at least enough to say she took something positive away from the experience. 894 more words


The Count of Monte Cristo

Thoughts Audiobook of 57+ hours. Actually 57 hours and 18 minutes, but I listen at a 1.25x rate…

Though I mentioned before that this narrator will likely make my worst-ever list, I have one word to describe the story and what I thought of this experience: 34 more words

Book To Movie

Top Ten Tuesday: The Winter TBR (I Still Haven't Finished My Summer TBR)

Top Ten Books On My Winter TBR


I don’t do very well with reading lists. I just get resentful when I have to read something by a certain time (oh school, sigh) and drag my feet even if I am going to end up loving the book anyway. 578 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

Alexandre Dumas

“Truly generous men are always ready to become sympathetic when their enemy’s misfortune surpasses the limits of their hatred.”

From: Le Comte de Monte Cristo

Humans Of Wisdom

The Aftermath of Chateau D'If

I will be painfully honest. Painful, because it absolutely hurts me to admit that I am suffering from major depression. It has been five months since I’ve done anything society would call ‘productive’. 1,230 more words