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mailbox monday

//MAILBOX MONDAY: new releases on my radar, incoming, outgoing, currently reading, read, up next…// NEW RELEASES ON MY RADAR: new(ish) books I’m excited about Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk, Kathleen Rooney Human Acts, Han Kang The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life, Mark Manson INCOMING: new books… Continue reading mailbox monday

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Paying the Bills with Words: Andi Miller-Dunn’s Writing Life

Please meet the awesome Andi Miller-Dunn, the woman with my dream job! I recently interviewed Andi for a profile feature story for my Magazine & Feature Writing course. I learned so much about her and am grateful for her assistance with this project. She wears many hats: wife, mother, reader, writer, instructor, runner, crafter…AND she… Continue reading Paying the Bills with Words: Andi Miller-Dunn’s Writing Life

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Mailbox Monday

//MAILBOX MONDAY: new releases on my radar, incoming, outgoing, currently reading, read, up next…// NEW RELEASES ON MY RADAR: new books I’m excited about Sex Object: A Memoir, Jessica Valenti Dinner with Edward: A Story of an Unexpected Friendship, Isabel Vincent Smoke, Dan Vyleta INCOMING: new books at my library I’m excited about Rich and Pretty,… Continue reading Mailbox Monday

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Mailbox Monday

//MAILBOX MONDAY: new releases on my radar, incoming, outgoing, currently reading, read, up next…// NEW RELEASES ON MY RADAR: new books I’m excited about LaRose, Louise Erdrich The Fireman, Joe Hill In the Country We Love: My Family Divided, Diane Guerrero INCOMING: new books at my library I’m excited about Happy People Read and Drink Coffee,… Continue reading Mailbox Monday

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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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The Importance of the Long-Distance Book Buddy Read (LDBBR)

An admission about me: I don’t allow anything to get between me and my love of reading.  Few things in this world have enough power to convince me that putting my reading aside is a good idea.  I am a certified book-crazy person, who might unintentionally come across as someone who’s any or all of… Continue reading The Importance of the Long-Distance Book Buddy Read (LDBBR)

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Twitter Tuesdays

Another Tuesday, guys! And go… Whew, the humidity has hit the UNBEARABLE mark here in Auburn and I’m sweating buckets. Even better news, the AC decided to conk out at the worst time ever! (Oh well, May is preferable to July for AC failures! Been there, done that a few times. Let’s not go there…)… Continue reading Twitter Tuesdays