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Furiously Happy

★★★★☆

“I AM GOING TO BE FURIOUSLY HAPPY, OUT OF SHEER SPITE.”

This book made me laugh, a thing that I love. But more than that, this book made me think, which I love even more. 722 more words

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Due Credit

For someone who feels like their writing skills are sub par, a blog seems like a silly idea. Why not just take a creative writing class? 208 more words

Another reason I love Jenny

I don’t often reblog (and, truthfully, I rarely read other people’s reblog posts, but I do sometimes! so don’t just blow this off out of retaliation!).   146 more words

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BOOK LIST | Favourite Books of 2016

I really did not do a good job of reading books this year. My goal was initially to read 80 and then it dropped to 50 when I fell far, far behind. 681 more words

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How I quell my anxieties in the day-to-day, featuring 'Furiously Happy', Mongolians and dog stickers

(A lot of this post sounds quite presumptuous. To be clear, I’m not trying to claim that I know you or your struggles – but, from a personal perspective, these ideas work for me and in sharing them and my own thoughts, I hope I might make someone out there feel a little better, too, if your little gymnasts are pulling a number on you. 1,754 more words

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Top 10 Books I Loved More Than I Expected

This past week I did a 17 hour audiobook in 4 days.  The book was Jeffrey Eugenides’ Middlesex.  I loved the Virgin Suicides, but have been reluctant to read  908 more words

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Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny Lawson

STAR RATING: 4/5

DATE OF PUBLICATION: September 22nd, 2015

PUBLISHER: Flatiron Books

NUMBER OF PAGES: 329 pages

SYNOPSIS:

In LET’S PRETEND THIS NEVER HAPPENED, Jenny Lawson baffled readers with stories about growing up the daughter of a taxidermist. 281 more words

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