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Shelf Life: Reading Retrospective, Finale.

That sound? Sometimes it ticks and tocks, sometimes it whooshes. It was another year, flown by, and me no closer to my goal of reading EVERYTHING. I am as guilty as anyone of reading fluff, ephemera, and the National Enquirer … Continue reading

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Shelf Life: Reading Retrospective, Part 5

Nothing good can come from trying to read in a car. And I have the queasy memories to prove it. Among them, “I’m hot, Mom”, moaned my then seven-year-old son, who had surreptitiously hauled a stack of books into the … Continue reading

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2013 Bookshelf: Part 2

“There is no frigate like a book” said Emily Dickinson. Indeed, my 2013 reading carried me across oceans to Kenya, to Afghanistan and India, Australia and back to the United Kingdom, and even home to the American Northeast, South and … Continue reading

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