What’s She Reading? – January 18, 2017

My niece’s blog! Call me a nepotist! But there is the ongoing craft of the personal journal which too many simply dump on social media as it is.

Allie Racette

I own a lot of books. Once upon a time, I read a lot of books. Lately, I’ve been buying a lot of books and leaving them to collect dust.

0118171709.jpgThis is my central book hub. It holds about 3/4 of my book collection (not including comics). As you can see, it’s beginning to overflow – because I have a habit of buying more and more books, even though I never read any of them.

“I don’t need more books,” I say to myself, as I walk into a bookstore. “I have plenty of books already,” I insist, as I pile my arms full of shiny new YA titles, a workout that leaves both my biceps and my wallet aching. “I’ll read these soon,” I promise, as I stack my purchases atop twenty other untouched adventures.

But I love reading. I really do. And I’m going to start reading again…

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This Blog Is Looking Pretty Empty, So Here’s a Post

Step One of my (loosely structured) strategy to reclaim my authorial identity was to create this site. Done. Successful. Even one step can be a big accomplishment, if it’s a step in the right…

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Dear Mrs. Lindsey (Reported name of West Virginia teacher whose mic-grabbing has gone viral)

Dear *Mrs. Lindsey* (Reported name of West Virginia teacher whose mic-grabbing has gone viral), I bet Tuesday morning when you woke up, you had no idea what this week held. And now yo…

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How I Got Kicked Out of Gay Heaven

#MEERKAT!!!!

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by Anna Geary-Meyer I was in the front seat of Ed’s car on a Friday night, and Ed had his pants down with his penis there, staring up at me like one of those meerkats on Animal Planet. We had been …

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How I Got Kicked Out of Gay Heaven

by Anna Geary-Meyer I was in the front seat of Ed’s car on a Friday night, and Ed had his pants down with his penis there, staring up at me like one of those meerkats on Animal Planet. We had been …

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Saving… er… lives!

Actually, with the advent of the holiday season approaching, it might not be a bad idea for everyone to learn how to do this incredibly simple yet potentially life-saving skill… not as Doc is…

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Saving… er… lives!

#JustSaying #HELLYES

DOC AND RAIDER

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Actually, with the advent of the holiday season approaching, it might not be a bad idea for everyone to learn how to do this incredibly simple yet potentially life-saving skill… not as Doc is showing it, of course (well, unless you plan on saving some other kind of life, but we digress), but the proper way. Check your local hospital or clinic to see if they’re offering a quick class on this — if not, ask that they do. It’s great to choke on some things, but not if it’s going to kill you…

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