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Week 11 - 2017

I’m absurdly busy lately. Work is totally bonkers. People are annoying. So I’m taking a break because technically it is lunch time.

Week 11 covers March 13 – 19. 653 more words

What I Read

Tom Robbins

Greetings y’all

Today I was asked about one of my favourite writers. I’ve posted about my favourite novels and one of my favourite writers were on there. 125 more words

Books

Materialists know |  Tom Robbins, Jitterbug Perfume

Material things anchor one in life much more firmly than purists would like to believe.
We seem to face an enemy who, no matter how many times we win, will best us in the end. 294 more words

The Pimple of Self-Pity

Often, as those of artistic mind can; I find myself wallowing.  Delving deep into…I’m old, I wish I were young and innocent.  My arms are too long!  

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The Books That Built the Blogger with Joslyn from Chronic Bibliophilia

This week on The Books that Built The Blogger, I am delighted to welcome Joslyn from Chronic Bibliophilia. Joslyn’s blog is quite new to me, but I love her book choices, her insightful reviews and her emphasis on women writers. 1,553 more words

Books That Built The Blogger

Laughter & Light

Let’s face it, life is full of stuff for our nervous systems to chew on. Not always fun.

Today, lets take a break from all of the things our heads are subject to figuring out—I need a good laugh and some light hearted thinking. 141 more words

Soothe Anxiety

On living in a bubble

I think I was probably a fully paid-up hippy in the 1970s, and that means I read quite a bit of what I suppose must be hippy-lit in those days, too, writers like Richard Brautigan, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs, as well as others like Hermann Hesse who, though not hippies themselves, were adopted by them. 543 more words

Rambling About Reading