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Me Talk Pretty One Day - David Sedaris

Let me preface this by saying I freaking love David Sedaris. He’s one of those authors whose books I have to buy when I see ones I don’t have. 142 more words


Simply record

Sometimes when I’m bored or feeling uninspired, I’ll page back through my journal to see what I was doing, thinking, or worrying about at a given time in the past. 537 more words

Writing & Creativity

Theft by Finding Diaries 1977-2002 by David Sedaris

That’s the thing with diaries, though. In order to record your life, you sort of need to live it. Not at your desk, but beyond it.

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Walter Mosley and Getting Serious

*UPDATE* Some of the posts I throw up here…okay, most of them…are composed on my phone. At night. After my writing session, which lasts for 120 minutes after my kids go to bed. 1,865 more words


My Favorite Books from 2017

Short Reviews of My Top 3 Books of 2017

In 2016 I read 21 books, including the dense and quite long Infinite Jest (which is worth it, even in its intensity. 611 more words


Me Talk Pretty One Day

Me Talk Pretty One Day – David Sedaris

I finally read Me Talk Pretty One Day, having been recommended it several years ago. Though I am not normally a fan of reading non-fiction, I enjoyed David Sedaris’ book. 693 more words

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Campfire Tales Presents: Presence

I recently read three completely random non-fiction books* in a row (okay, I cheated a little, because two were audiobooks). Each contained a chapter devoted to the seeming disconnectedness in today’s culture and impact on our daily lives due to technology (specifically: our mobile devices). 579 more words