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tbr thursday

//TBR THURSDAY…where I highlight some titles related to 1 book I’m currently reading// This week’s current read is: Elizabeth Gilbert’s “Eat, Pray, Love.” Let’s explore some related titles I’ve got on my TBR list: NOTE: “Eat, Pray, Love” is a completely original piece of writing and might differ in many ways from the mentioned titles.… Continue reading tbr thursday

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Flashback Friday

//FLASHBACK FRIDAY…where I take a look back at my Readage from years past, and reflect upon my interests and reading-related memories…// 1 YEAR AGO, I was reading: Yes Please, by Amy Poehler, 2014 VERDICT: ♥ I REALLY ENJOYED THIS BOOK! LAUGH-OUT-LOUD FUNNY; I COULDN’T WAIT TO START WATCHING PARKS & RECREATION AFTER READING IT! 4/5… Continue reading Flashback Friday

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Wordsmith Wednesday

//WORDSMITH WEDNESDAY…//where I excerpt from the book I’m reading/showcasing this week Excerpts from “Troublemaker” by Leah Remini, Ballantine books, © 2015 Since I left the Church of Scientology in 2013, I am often asked the question “How does someone like you get involved with an organization like Scientology?” Or some people may phrase it more… Continue reading Wordsmith Wednesday

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Tasty Tuesday

//TASTY TUESDAY: where I spotlight this week’s book by pairing it with an appetizing food and drink recipe…// TROUBLEMAKER, by Leah Remini, Ballantine books, © 2015 I’m on page 58 of this memoir, and I am loving it! Remini recounts her thirty-plus year involvement with the Church of Scientology with honesty, humor, and well…”balls.” She exposes the… Continue reading Tasty Tuesday

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Book Review: “Never Broken” by Jewel

People living their lives for you on T.V./They say they’re better than you and you agree/He says “Hold my calls from behind those cold brick walls”/Says “Come here boys, there ain’t nothing for free”/Another doctor’s bill, a lawyer’s bill/Another cute cheap thrill/You know you love him if you put in your will but Who will… Continue reading Book Review: “Never Broken” by Jewel

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TBR Tuesdays

I made it back for another late-night post. These weeks are just whizzing by! //UPDATED GOODREADS TBR//the 5 most recently-added books on my list//all book information is from Goodreads Title: The Nest, Author: Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney, Publication Year: 2016, Publisher: Ecco, Page Count: 368 A warm, funny and acutely perceptive debut novel about four adult… Continue reading TBR Tuesdays

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Book Review: “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” by Stephen Chbosky

It’s always a pleasant surprise when I pick up a book I’ve known about for years, truly not expecting much, and find that it is REALLY DAMN GOOD! This was my reading experience with Stephen Chbosky’s “The Perks of Being a Wallflower.” This book was published in 1999 (I was in middle school then!) and… Continue reading Book Review: “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” by Stephen Chbosky