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    be kind to animals and birds, and read all you can

    Jul 28, 2010

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    I love that there are very few things that books cannot do. They can pluck you from under the covers and drop you into the outskirts of your imagination. They can rearrange the chemicals in your brain until you feel happy and uplifted, or wistful and nostalgic. They can with the careful placement of words (…) Read more

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    book club selection #3!

    Jun 01, 2010

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    it’s a new month and it’s time for a new book club selection! for this selection we went with something that is very different from our last two, but similar in its messages about freedom and happiness.  the book is called “succulent wild woman” by sark, and was recommended by a fp girl here at (…) Read more

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    the perks of being a wallflower – part 4

    Apr 19, 2010

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    “maybe it’s good to put things in perspective, but sometimes, i think that the only perspective is to really be there.” “even if somebody else has it much worse, that doesn’t really change the fact that you have what you have.” “so, this is my life. and i want you to know that i am (…) Read more

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    the perks of being a wallflower – part 3

    Apr 16, 2010

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    “you see things. you keep quiet about them. and you understand.” “so, i guess we are who we are for a lot of reasons. and maybe we’ll never know most of them. but even if we don’t have the power to choose where we come from, we can still choose where we go from there. (…) Read more

  • DIY

    wednes-diy

    Apr 14, 2010

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    i’ve seen a lot of different DIY bookmark projects but this one really stuck out – i love the “X marks the spot” and although it appears to just be fabric it’s actually a pretty sturdy little bookmark so you’d be able to use it for a long time. kootoyoo has a full tutorial for (…) Read more

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    the perks of being a wallflower – part 2

    Apr 14, 2010

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    “sam tapped her hand on the steering wheel. patrick held his hand outside the car and made air waves. and i just sat between them. after the song finished, i said something. “i feel infinite.” “i walked over to the hill where we used to go and sled. there were a lot of little kids (…) Read more

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    book club post: the perks of being a wallflower

    Apr 12, 2010

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    so i have finished reading the perks of being a wallflower and i must say that i am so glad we chose this book.  i had never read it before and i found it very moving and full of wisdom that is relevant not just to someone around the age of the narrator (a freshman (…) Read more

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    book club selection #2

    Mar 29, 2010

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    for the next book club selection we have decided to read stephen chbosky’s the perks of being a wallflower.  we haven’t had the chance to read the book yet, and hope that if you have, you will read it again with us and perhaps you will take away something new or add to our experience.  (…) Read more

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    book club update

    Mar 22, 2010

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    a little while ago i asked you all to vote on our next book club selection out of six choices that were picked from your suggestions when we first started the book club.  the winner of the vote was stephen chbosky’s “the perks of being a wallflower.” however we also received several comments from people (…) Read more

  • friends

    taciturn heart

    Mar 06, 2010

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    we’ve posted some of marcelo gomes’s work on the blog before-  his photos are breathtaking.  he emailed me recently and told me about his new book, taciturn heart, so i took the opportunity to ask him some questions for the blog! i was born in brazil, but i’ve been living in the u.s. on and (…) Read more

  • fashion

    happy birthday dr. seuss

    Mar 02, 2010

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    “don’t cry because it’s over.  smile because it happened.”  – dr. seuss what was your favorite dr. seuss book?  mine was always the cat in the hat…i loved thing 1 and thing 2  :) (…) Read more

  • fashion

    the catcher in the rye

    Jan 28, 2010

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    “certain things, they should stay the way they are. you ought to be able to stick them in one of those big glass cases and just leave them alone.” – j.d. salinger j.d. salinger, author of my favorite book of all time, passed away yesterday at age 91. (…) Read more

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