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Things I Want More of in Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted on The Broke and the Bookish.

So this week’s theme is things on my reading wish list.  430 more words

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The Cloud Versus Grand Unification Theory | Poetry Review

Okay, let me paint you a picture:

You know that friend you have—you know the one—the individual who peaced out a few times to go find themselves in the East by being spiritual in Buddhist monasteries for a few weeks, the one who smokes pot and talks about the peace at parties, the one who thinks about attending protests, is probably vegan, and every time you’re with them they listen to Kurt Cobain, and Jimi Hendrix, and somehow is also insanely pretentious because they drop references to Charles Bukowski, any of the confessional poets, Virginia Woolf’s… 447 more words


The Private Responses of My Readers

People who read my books tell me the darndest things. 

Perhaps instinctively knowing that I’ll never let them down — or simply because I’ve written a lot of personal stuff in my books — some readers write very personal responses in their letters and cards. 427 more words

A Good Home

Museum Chat Live! E004


On this special episode of the Museum Chat Live! podcast we’ll be focusing once again on our very cool book club: Books & Brews… 304 more words


22: Books I read last year

2016 edition!

I didn’t realize I read significantly less than in 2015. Not good! Will take this as motivation to read more in 2017.

The italicized books are the ones I particularly liked. 172 more words