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What Makes these Books so Late

I’ve had a stack of books on my desk since…I don’t know when. They’ve gathered dust for long enough and I’m now banishing them to our finished basement, where the walls are lined with shelves, or to my box for trading in at the “half price books” store in Columbus. 306 more words

Are You Wild Or Tame?

“What should I do about the wild and the tame? The wild heart that wants to be free, and the tame heart that wants to come home. 221 more words

‘What are the unreal things but the passions that once burned one like a fire? What are the incredible things but the things that one has faithfully believed? 18 more words

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What kind of parrot am I?

What kind of parrot am I? … Better then to acknowledge that what we are is what we have been taught, that done, at least it will be possible to choose our own teacher. 132 more words

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What kind of parrot am I? … Better then to acknowledge that what we are is what we have been taught, that done, at least it will be possible to choose our own teacher. 126 more words

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That which is only living can only die.

-Jeanette Winterson, Art & Lies

Literature

Bream Reading Club Reviews Lighthousekeeping by Jeanette Winterson

Total stars out of 5: 3.5

All the members were really entranced with the lyrical language. Once we had started reading we couldn’t put the book down.  450 more words

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