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Motivation begets Amotivation – how to find the time

Did you notice that I posted five times last week?  I was playing catch up on some books that I'd finished over the last couple of weeks and stayed motivated to write all week.  I had this really intense manic phase where I, for a brief period of time, lived the life I wanted:  I… Continue reading Motivation begets Amotivation – how to find the time

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Book Reviews · reading · Reading & Writing

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

I owe a huge debt of gratitude to Laila for putting this book back on my radar.  I finally found a used copy at a great bookstore over the weekend and was thrilled to bring it home with me.  And this is the one I've been waiting for.  For me, this was the perfect book… Continue reading Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

Book Reviews · reading · Reading & Writing

Wuthering Heights — As An Adult

As I recently wrote, The Bronte Plot had me itching for some actual Brontes.  I decided to go with Wuthering Heights because it was shorter than Jane Eyre and thought that it would be more romantic. This novel was published in 1847 when Emily was 29 years old.  She died the next year (source).  Emily and… Continue reading Wuthering Heights — As An Adult

Book Reviews · reading · Reading & Writing

Four Simple Rules For Reading A Little Life

...Hello?  It's me.  I'm in New Hampshire dreaming about who I'm meant to be.  A blogger?  Maybe.  But first I have to show up to the computer keys. And now I've totally butchered Adele.  Sorry love! It's been nearly a month since I've written an update.  And here's my issue: I'm a staller.  Google is… Continue reading Four Simple Rules For Reading A Little Life