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I'm Having An Unshakeable Nightmare

In April 2005, a blizzard forced the cancellation of a week of school and I discovered that we—my high school girlfriend and I—were not so far away as the roads suggested, and that the straightest path to reach each other was for her to walk through her wooded backyard and cross the sixteenth hole of the public golf course and for me to access the fenced-off service road for municipal water well #34 across the street from my house. 473 more words


#T5W: Children's Books to Read as an Adult

Hello bookishfamily! It is Wednesday again, and you know what that means? Top 5 Wednesday! I’ve been skipping it in February as I was ungodly busy. 373 more words

Top 5 Wednesday

“Fifty degrees below zero meant 80 degrees of frost.
Such facts told him that it was cold and uncomfortable, and that was
all. It did not lead him to consider his weaknesses as a creature affected…

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Blog Tour: The Secret Life of Mrs. London by Rebecca Rosenberg

I have a weakness for novels about history’s famous wives, whether that’s Zelda Fitzgerald, the multiple Mrs. Hemingways, or the First Ladies of the U.S. presidents. 483 more words

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Drinks with Jack London at the end of the world

I had this fever dream that I was having friendly drinks with Jack London, and he was telling me how the world is on fire and how we are plum out of fire exits. 391 more words

Quote of the Day 4-Mar-2018: On Playing Your Hand

“Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.” 

Jack London

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