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Maximize Your Potential: Grow Your Expertise, Take Bold Risks & Build an Incredible Career, edited by Jocelyn K. Glei

I told you that I have an addiction to these books! Maximize Your Potential is another volume in the 99U series about tailoring your life and career to your own aspirations. This one didn't feel as relevant to me as Manage Your Day to Day, but I still did a ton of highlighting and pulled… Continue reading Maximize Your Potential: Grow Your Expertise, Take Bold Risks & Build an Incredible Career, edited by Jocelyn K. Glei

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The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware (a #RIPXII finish)

I didn't have high hopes for The Woman in Cabin 10 when I downloaded the loan from the library, but I have to say that I was pleasantly surprised and enjoyed this one more than the previous book by Ware that I read. However, it should be noted that I finished each of these Ware… Continue reading The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware (a #RIPXII finish)

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Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg

"Don't worry about your talent or capability: that will grow as you practice. Katagiri Roshi said, 'Capability is like a water table below the surface of the earth.' No one owns it, but you can tap it. You can tap it with your effort and it will come through you. So just practice writing, and… Continue reading Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg

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My Fall Reading List – Top Ten Tuesday

Happy Tuesday! I'm linking up with the Broke and the Bookish today to share what I'm planning to read this fall! Fall is the perfect reading weather - everything starts to get so cozy and my hibernation mode kicks in. Plus, I want to read creepy books because of the Halloween season, which makes the… Continue reading My Fall Reading List – Top Ten Tuesday

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Carthage by Joyce Carol Oates (a #RIPXII finish)

I checked out Carthage from the library because I wanted an audiobook that would qualify for the RIPXII challenge. I found this one hiding in the suspense category and was excited to pick up another Joyce Carol Oates novel because it's been a while! To be honest, I'm trying to decide how I feel about it. And… Continue reading Carthage by Joyce Carol Oates (a #RIPXII finish)