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The Night Owl's Guide To The Perfect Morning

As a culture, we heap a lot of praise on so-called morning people, but there’s nothing wrong with being a night owl. Many of history’s most creative people did their best work at night, finding that the quiet and solitude — and in some cases, their inability to sleep — brought out their best ideas. 46 more words


Well, The Stats are at 400 Followers Today for this Blog, Rubies Corner's Blog. Wow!

I was at 399 followers all day yesterday. I wrote a little last night, and since we had supper, I went on to bed early. Ed woke me when he came to bed, and I was up again when I woke up. 146 more words


Up Late with The Selection by Kiera Cass

For thirty- five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. 343 more words

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Up Late with We Are Water by Wally Lamb

Welcome to summer reading, where the sun gets in your eyes and the sand gets in your pages. I just devoured Wally Lamb’s latest.  He never disappoints.  427 more words

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Don't You People Have Homes To Go To?!

There sure a shitton of people and persons out and about on the streets at 3am. What are you all doing? Up to no good I suspect.

Up Late with Rule of the Bone by Russell Banks

Summer is the time to catch up on all the books! But sometimes, summer is the time to re-read old favorites.  I find myself drawn to re-read certain books every few years, especially if they’re books I recommend to my students a lot.   430 more words

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Up Late with Patrick Ness and A Monster Calls

A dying parent, a walking yew tree, and a scared teenage boy.  Three stories and one final truth.  My colleagues have been telling me about this book for a while, and their students have been raving about it as well.  491 more words

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