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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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Book Review: “Blankets” by Craig Thompson

All the feels you guys, all the feels… I did not think a graphic novel could pull me in this quickly and keep me satisfied for so long. “Blankets” was one of those books I took a chance on, and I’m so glad I picked it up and read it! It’s a hefty piece of… Continue reading Book Review: “Blankets” by Craig Thompson

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Book Review: “Waiting to Be Heard: A Memoir” by Amanda Knox

I started this book last year in hardcover but didn’t finish it before having to return to the library. I picked it up again about a month ago via OverDrive Media Console (I love technology!) and started it again. It only took me a few weeks to finish it, and I still can’t believe I… Continue reading Book Review: “Waiting to Be Heard: A Memoir” by Amanda Knox