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I miss doing nothing

I miss doing nothing. Or I miss the idea of doing nothing. I spend a lot of time thinking about which, and whether there’s a real difference, or an unreal difference, and that too takes up more time. 803 more words

On Concepts
Books I enjoyed:

This is a book I read to my 8 year old :). I find many new treasures when I browse for kids’ books in the library. 170 more words

On Books

Bookstagramming Aussie books

Today on Instagram I decided (on a bit of a whim) to post pics of Aussie books. Because Aussie books are the prettiest — and they look even better when placed beside Funko PopVinyl figures (of which I have, err, rather a lot). 163 more words

On Books

Homer's Odyssey: Adventure Time Style.

Featured art by whaddyawant on deviantart.

I’m currently rereading Homer’s epic poem The Odyssey as part of my prep work for the GRE Subject Test in Literature. 385 more words

Bookworm Extras

Bloom Beautifully. Bloom Dangerously. Just Bloom.

“stay strong through your pain
grow flowers from it
you have helped me
grow flowers out of mine so
bloom beautifully
dangerously
loudly
bloom softly… 14 more words

Poetry

When Words Fail Mr Darcy...

I don’t know about you, but for me this scene from the 2005 screen adaptation of Jane Austen’s most alluring novel, Pride and Prejudice (1813), conveys more genuine emotion than any on-screen kiss or written word could ever hope to capture. 86 more words

Bookworm Extras

Why Waiting Matters {and a quiet announcement}

True confession—I am a very impulsive person.  On the DISC personality test** I score as a High “I”—impetuous, impulsive, intuitive and easily influenced.

By the grace of God and years of practice I have learned how to not blurt out everything I think all at once. 622 more words

Joy