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Book Pairings :: Me Talk Pretty One Day

Just like a sommelier recommends the perfect wine for your meal, I am here to pair the ideal drink for your reading pleasure. Book Pairings… 552 more words

Lit Love

Cheap Thrills

Life always has its peaks and valleys, but I’ve somehow gotten stuck on a plain for a rather long time now. One of the pitfalls of living in Hawaii, I guess; The endless sameness of nice weather, the relaxed pace of life and extreme distance from the rest of the world and her influence… these islands can get very monotonous. 327 more words

Book review: Holidays on Ice, by David Sedaris

This is a short collection, especially for the audiobook version: only six stories, and I recommend closing the book/ejecting the CD before the last one. 449 more words

Reviews

The Stupider, The Better!

Ever since I can remember I’ve enjoyed stupid humor. Some people don’t have the patience or tolerance for certain humor. I’ve put together a list of comedians and characters that have had some sort of impact in my life, whether I was feeling down, or scared about something watching these shows or movies took my mind to a different place. 559 more words

OBSESSIONS

Writing Quote of the Day

“I started writing one afternoon when I was twenty, and ever since then I have written every day. At first I had to force myself. Then it became part of my identity, and I did it without thinking. 106 more words

Writing Inspiration

Living Organically

Life has been a fascinating experiment lately. I’ve been doing my best to have fun and enjoy myself and laugh and do some writing and some reading and some daydreaming that I could go off to a beach and not have a care in the world. 417 more words

A (Imagined) Conversation with David Sedaris

Me: I understand you’re interested in writing my biography. First, let me say I’m flattered.

David: It’s something I’ve wanted to—

Me: Wait. I’m not finished. 676 more words

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