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Teaser Tuesdays: "Here is New York" by E.B. White

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.

I’ve heard about this essay over the years, and have finally gotten around to reading it for a class I’m taking. 96 more words


Can you capture better than this?

Ohh yeahhh?… Ohh Really?.. Plsssss…  :P


When I post an article, my friends ask me.. Do you really have so much time? 252 more words


March Book Loot

I only read one book in March because I was buddy-reading Middlemarch with a couple of people, but that didn’t stop me from buying new (and used) books to read sooner or later.   157 more words


It's Monday! What Are You Reading? Kids Can Press - Part 2 (Nonfiction)

It’s Monday and I’m happy to be participating in a weekly event with a community of bloggers who post reviews of books that they have read the previous week.  1,082 more words

New Books

More from Play: How It Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul by Stuart Brown

Looking for purpose,  “Far from standing in opposition to each other, play and work are mutually supportive.  They are not poles at opposite ends of our world.   184 more words


How McLovin Was Cast From a Camera Phone Headshot

Jones began her career with the two-beats-and-a-punch-line sitcoms of the nineteen-eighties, but, in working with Feig and the director Judd Apatow, she was required to try something revolutionary: find comedic actors who, more than just delivering jokes, could improvise and riff on their lines, creating something altogether different from what was on the page.

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