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100/365/19: The Lovely Bones

For the handful of people out there following this blog, I apologize for my momentary disappearance. My reading project was put on hiatus for a flurry of inspired writing. 422 more words

Books

Get to know me better- 10 facts about me

As I’m a new blogger, I thought I would write out some facts about myself so you can hopefully get to know me a bit better.

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Friday Philosophy ~ Gardening

I putter in the garden over here, and in the greenhouse. I haven’t had to purchase any herbs or tomatoes in months, and I’m growing our salads too. 160 more words

Quotes

The Words are What’s Challenging

At a very young age, I was diagnosed with a disorder called vergence dysfunction, which unfortunately affects my comprehension skills, when taking in visually information. I also have a decrease in both saccades and pursuits. 356 more words

Mind & Body

April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month #SAAPM

Each day I will tweet a book that has helped me. 30 books in 30 days. Tell me the books that you would recommend in the comments! 19 more words

The Lovely Bones

“Sometimes the dreams that come true are the dreams you never even knew you had.”

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold. The story of a gruesome murder and a family’s need for peace and closure. 347 more words

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Book Review~ The Lovely Bones

“My name was Salmon, like the fish, first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered on December 6, 1973.”

American author Alice Sebold is known for her daring opening lines which grab your attention and make sure you read ahead. 509 more words