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The incredibly boring backstory of how i met the boy i was supposed to take to Trish's party

It was a normal day at the bookstore where I worked part time for a period in my varsity career. A day like no other, perhaps, although I do remember there being a lot of shelving to be done. 1,725 more words


You know how some writer’s experience writer’s block? That inability to transpose coherent thought to paper, or even to maintain said coherent thought for a worthwhile period of time? 757 more words

Cake 137—Left Bank Books (113 cakes left)

Left Bank Books is an independent bookstore located in the Central West End. According to its website, it was founded in 1969. Today it remains locally owned, and it offers many interesting titles about topics that are sometimes difficult to find in chain bookstores. 67 more words

Cakeway To The West

Why I Love Independent Bookstores in Connecticut...

They’re selling Flicker!

(Toy Chest in Wilton, Byrd”s Books in Bethel, Elm Street Books in New Canaan and Books on the Common in Ridegfield)


Friends in bookstores

“I love walking into a bookstore. It’s like all my friends are sitting on shelves, waving their pages at me.”

- Tahereh Mafi


What Are You Reading? (110) #IMWAYR – August 31, 2014

If you’re on Twitter, don’t forget to use the hashtag #IMWAYR when sharing your link!

The Good

I always appreciate feedback, especially if it’s positive. This was a “not recommended review” (thereby hidden) from Yelp: 580 more words

Book Review

Shhh! She's Meditating

While hubby and I were shopping yesterday, we came across this bronze statue in one of my favorite bookstores.  I still love bookstores, even though I use my Kindle most of the time.  65 more words

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