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East of Eden Book Review

Hello everyone! Hope all of you are having a wonderful day and that you’re enjoying the summer. Today’s book review was a bit complicated for me to write. 588 more words



Numa casa sem livros e sem adultos capazes de a orientar, a leitura, explicou a uma plateia cheia de estudantes do ensino secundário , aconteceu-lhe por acaso, ao sabor das promoções dois-em-um dos supermercados, de um almanaque do Tio Patinhas para um romance de John Steinbeck (não necessariamente por esta ordem). 19 more words


Transience, Juxtaprose Magazine

Happy to have a new personal essay up in the summer issue of Juxtaprose, a literary magazine that juxtaposes both emerging and established writers as well as local and global ones. 201 more words


The compelling story of two outsiders striving to find their place in an unforgiving world. Drifters in search of work, George and his simple-minded friend Lennie have nothing in the world except each other and a dream–a dream that one day they will have some land of their own. 409 more words

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The Joads, 2018

He can’t believe what’s happened to the land of ‘milk and honey,’ a nickname his Grandpa Tom used to call California. But ever higher taxes have taken their toll. 74 more words


My Reading: Past, Present and Future 06.14.18

I haven’t done much reading or writing this week because I’ve been wrapping up some home remodeling. It started in February and culminated with the re-purposing of a walk-in closet into my new writing/graphic design studio. 393 more words

My Novel's Progress

DAILY QUOTE 06.13.18

“A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us.

– John Steinbeck