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"Just do It!

Ask most anyone and they will tell you that the hardest part of any project is “getting started”. We all know procrastinators who anguish for weeks or months over some inevitable task awaiting them rather than actually getting started on the project itself. 959 more words

“An adult life…is a slowly emerging design, with shifting components, occasional dramatic disruptions, and fresh creative arrangements.”  – Jill Ker Conway

Jill Ker Conway Quote

Adult life…is a slowly emerging design, with shifting components, occasional dramatic disruptions, and fresh creative arrangements.

– Jill Ker Conway

Life

The Road from Coorain Discussion Questions

  1. Memoirs can be written for a variety of different purposes. What do you think motivated Conway to share her life story? How did you respond to her “voice”?
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Vintage Departures

Twenty years ago I read Danziger’s Travels, my first Vintage Departures book and have had a love affair with this series ever since. The selectors of the titles published under this Random House imprint have identical reading tastes to mine. 226 more words

Goals and Dreams

True North by Jill Ker Conway is the continuation of her story after she emigrated to the U.S.  After reading The Road from Coorain, I wanted to read about the rest of Ker’s life.   116 more words