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Imperfect, Wanted

Here’s a sweet quote from a book I’m reading, The Hotel On The Corner of Bitter & Sweet:

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2012 and The End of the World

The latest date that doomsayers have picked for the end of the world is December 21, 2012 (Sam’s 29th if I’m not mistaken).  The reason for this is that it is supposedly the end of the Mayan calendar, which I … Continue reading

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Spring Break

For some reason spring break was only 10 days this year, as opposed to the usual 14. I wasn’t sure whether to be grateful or not – on one hand, it meant less time sitting around in my office. On … Continue reading

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The Satanic Verses

Title: The Satanic Verses Author: Salman Rushdie As I begin to try to piece together my thoughts on this book into something cohesive, I recall something that one of the characters, Allie Cone, says about her experience of climbing Everest: … Continue reading

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The New Yorker

I’m back in my old high-school habit of writing down quotes that I like and instead of putting them on the board in Ms. Burson’s homeroom, I decided to post them here. They even have at theme – they’re all … Continue reading

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Bel Canto

Title: Bel Canto Author: Ann Patchett To read this book is to fall in love with it. “What she prayed for was nothing. She prayed that God would look on them and see the beauty of their existence and leave … Continue reading

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Pillars of Creation

Title: Pillars of Creation Author: Terry Goodkind Synopsis: The 7th book in the Sword of Truth series follows Jennson, a woman in her 20’s, as she journeys through the Old and New Worlds looking for the person hunting her since … Continue reading

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