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Thoughtful Thursday | Young Adult Literature

Happy Thursday, bloggers. For today’s post, I wanted to discuss young adult literature, in general.

I’ve noticed that many YA lovers tend to refer to YA as a genre, often including it in their reading preferences as separate from romance, fantasy, or other artistic categorizations used to describe the content, tone or aesthetic within a book. 702 more words

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Thoughtful Thursday: Regret

“Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can’t build on it; it’s only good for wallowing in.” 
― Katherine Mansfield

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Thoughtful Thursday: Joan Didion

“The willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life is the source from which self-respect springs.”
-Joan Didion

Though this quote isn’t from the book, I’m currently reading “Slouching Towards Bethlehem”, a collection of essays from Joan Didion. 71 more words

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Thoughtful Thursday - Conflict Reaction

I have noticed an unconscious reaction to perceived conflict with colleagues. I get very anxious and my heart flutters inside my chest. It is a very unpleasant feeling and the moment I feel that someone may be disagreeing or disappointed or mad at me, it comes on full force. 341 more words

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Thoughtful Thursday | Were you a actually a reader growing up?

Happy Thursday, blog friends. Today, I’m interested in knowing how much of a reader you actually were growing up.

So, I actually mentioned this in yesterday’s post ( 516 more words

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Thoughtful Thursday: Internal

“He who has conquered his internal enemies, to such an Arihant, I bow down to them. Learn to recognize the inner enemies. Anger, pride, deceit and greed are the inner enemies.”  6 more words