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
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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
1 month ago
The Riviera Salon
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
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The Ditto Book Review
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
9 months ago
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
9 months, 3 weeks ago
Corrosive Teapot 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
11 months ago
as good as my word
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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