books

The Catcher in the Rye Review

I picked up this book at Half Price because I'm a huge advocate of the Classics. Classic anything; movies, music, books... I'll read it just to be able to say I've done it. I was captivated right off the bat; I never buy a book unless the first few sentences pull me in. I got… Continue reading The Catcher in the Rye Review

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little thoughts

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

“Thinking I’m a moron gives people something to feel smug about. Why should I disillusion them?” Are you familiar with Charles Wallace’s character in A Wrinkle in Time? I’m completely fascinated with this book, especially the exceptional five year old. I’m halfway through the book. I honestly picked it up at Barnes and Noble when… Continue reading Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

dream journal

Dream Journal: I feel the pressure in my head.

It's a gray day. The wind blows and rain falls outside, but I'm tucked safely in a classroom. It's a long, powerfully boring day of training at work. Safety, hazardous materials, standard procedures... You name it. If it puts you to sleep, we're brushing up on it. I've worked here for four months, and I'm… Continue reading Dream Journal: I feel the pressure in my head.

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The Last Tycoon

I started this book the other day. I'm not usually one to read older literature. I'm a reader through-and-through, but I tend to lean more towards newer stuff that's easier to understand. The English language has changed so much over the years! But, only a couple of chapters in, I've found myself pretty engrossed in… Continue reading The Last Tycoon