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What I'm Reading

For Class:

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari

For Fun:

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd


Six Audio books of Different Genres For Your Listening Pleasure

As I’ve mentioned in a previous post (https://pmgilmer.com/2017/02/), listening to audio books is both a new and an old kind of reading for me. 926 more words

Book Review

Motivation for a Saturday

Phew…Today was meant to be a fairly laid back day, try and get some sleep in the morning, get my tax done and then come home for a little tidy-up of the house before heading into the hospital later in the day to see what the little man is up to. 270 more words


Reflecting on the "Once and Future King" Series

In “The Book of Merlyn” Merlyn has brought Merlyn to talk with the other animals that are immortal, and they discuss life, man, and ways of living. 129 more words

"The Ill-Made Knight" and "The Candle in the Wind"

With finishing “The Ill-Made Knight” and “The Candle in the Wind” I have now finished “The Once and Future King”.  “The Ill-Made Knight” was the longest of the four books in “The Once and Future King” and developed the story a lot. 317 more words

New Reading Material: 紫诏天音

So I didn’t get around to translating that bit from Flyng Fox of Snowy Mountain yet, but…

Yesterday at the library, the second book of this series fell into my hands (I work at the check-in/check-out desk). 316 more words


What are you reading?

I don’t think we ask ourselves this question enough.  As an educator, I feel it is my job to make sure I am reading constantly.  It helps that I enjoy it.  248 more words

For Teachers