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Book Recommendation: "Better Than Before"

I’m enjoying Gretchen Rubin’s new book Better than Before.  I loved her first two books The Happiness Project and Happier at Home.  Through her books, I learned that I’m an “obliger” and a “finisher”.   133 more words

An Uncomplicated Life -- Book Review

Having a child with a disability is like having a life coach you didn’t ask for. You realize that perspective is a blessing that ‘s available to anyone who seeks it.

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Novel Interiors Reading Challenge: Wk 4 Day 4 Bk2/3

Still working through both books. Determined to get them done by Sunday. Then we will move into Jane Austen (I think). I’m trying so hard not to catapult myself into a new book. 50 more words

Wild (days 22-24)

 I started at a new yoga studio this week! I’m finally done traveling (for now at least), so I’m back home in Houston for the time being. 156 more words

What I'm reading: "The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression" by Andrew Solomon

Last night I began Andrew Solomon’s “The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression” and will post a full review once I complete it. Aside from my own bias against the demon analogy, which… 141 more words

10 Steps to Starting a Book Club

I cannot count the number of times I have gotten excited over a book, but did not have anyone to share my excitement with. It’s frustrating, disappointing, and even a bit lonely. 667 more words

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The Mockingbird Next Door, by Marja Mills

Readers of daeandwrite not living under a rock will have seen that Harper Lee is about to publish her second novel, entitled “Go Set a Watchman,” a “newly discovered” novel written in the early 1950s, according to Harper Lee’s legal representative and her publisher Harper Collins.   831 more words