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If I step away from nursing to write about a book, it means I really liked it. I mean, a lot.

After reading What Alice Forgot, by Liane Moriarty, I was on a roll.

The humorous and poignant side of amnesia, deftly embedded in Miss Moriarty’s novel, tickled me and at the same time, made me reflect on some things in… 288 more words

Beauty and brevity

“She liked being reminded of butterflies. She remembered being six or seven and crying over the fates of the butterflies in her yard after learning that they lived for only a few days.

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Still Alice (2014) - Movie Review

Based on the novel by Lisa Genova, Richard Glatzner and Wash Westmoreland’s Still Alice is the story of Alice Howland (Julianne Moore), a fifty-year-old Professor of Linguistics at Columbia University who has been diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. 581 more words

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Review, books by Lisa Genova

Lisa Genova is a neuroscientist and a writer. It makes sense that she writes about brain/nerve diseases. The embodiment of “write what you know”. Up to May 2018, she wrote 5 books. 373 more words


Inspired by Lisa Genova

Yesterday evening, I attended “An Evening with Lisa Genova” at the central branch of the Kitchener Public Library. This Imagine It Event was well-attended by fans of the best-selling author of… 512 more words


Still Alice - Unutma Beni

Filmin adı dilimize “Unutma Beni” olarak çevrilmiş ama  orijinal adı bence daha manalı; “Hala aynı kadınım ben Alzheimer olsam da, bazı şeyleri unutsam da hala aynı Alice ben.” 168 more words

How would you spend your life?

Another good film and academy award winner Best Actress category Julianne Moore showed us a very good acting in a dramatic yet not too slow paced in my opinion, ‘Still Alice’. 590 more words