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The Top Five Regrets of Dying

Regret 1: I wish I’d had the courage to live a life true to myself, not the life others expected of me

Regret 2: I wish I hadn’t worked so hard… 910 more words

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Book Review: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

“In Alaska you can make one mistake. One. The second one will kill you.”

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Ok, so disclaimer: Kristin Hannah has always been my favorite author, hands down.

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Black Female Authors I Love

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! I’m not much of a romance reader overall so writing something that’s Valentine’s Day themed would hard to do. Instead, I would like to talk about some of my favorite black female authors in honor of Black History Month.  889 more words

Classic Re-Reads: Sense and Sensibility

Even though I’m a pretty fast reader, reading classics takes time, (especially when one decides to tackle a beast like Anna Karenina). So here begins an occasional series of classics I’ve not only read and enjoyed, but re-read. 675 more words


The Nix by Nathan Hill

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A hilarious and deeply touching debut novel about a son, the mother who left him as a child, and how his search to uncover the secrets of her life leads him to reclaim his own. 934 more words

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Book Spotlight: Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee

Mira T. Lee’s debut novel, EVERYTHING HERE IS BEAUTIFUL, is a complex and engrossing cross-cultural family drama that tackles big issues: in addition to themes of immigration, identity, and parenthood, it takes a 360-degree look at mental illness. 712 more words


Reading Great Books - Part 1

Everyman and his dog likes to make up one of these. A list of essential reading. The Great Books of literature. The necessities of literary manhood! 1,528 more words

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