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What will Norrix be like in 50 years?

Opening in 1960, Loy Norrix High School has had 55 years of history. It’s seen building renovations, fashion fads, and technology updates among many other changes. 430 more words


The Glass Castle

For the last month or so, we have been reading the book “The Glass Castle”. There are many.. different.. parts to this book that show what Jeanette Walls life was like. 856 more words

Riviera Salon III

By Flavia

Our meeting tonight was quite sweet with just a hint of bitterness !

The birthdays of the month set the mood. Jenny’s last Sunday, Joan’s tomorrow… It felt like a celebration. 288 more words


The Glass Castle: A Memoir

The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls – 2005

The Glass Castle: A Memoir is the true story of Jeannette Walls’  life beginning in the 1950’s at the age of three to adulthood.     542 more words


The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

Nevada (with some Arizona, West Virginia and NYC)
Suggested by: Jake
Traveled: July 26-28

So rewind for a second to my not-so-glowing review of Point of Direction in Alaska.  312 more words

My five favorite non-fiction books

     I’m a fiction guy, I like to hear a good story and I like to connect with a group of characters….so I don’t spend a lot of time reading non-fiction books. 971 more words


What they said: Jeanette Walls

Author of memoir The Glass Castle.

Does the type of writing you’re doing (nonfiction, memoir, fiction) alter your process at all?
I’m a fairly fast, but sloppy writer, so I’m a big fan of re-writing, and re-writing again.

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What They Said