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What Alice Forgot

Alice falls off a stationary bike in a gym and as she comes to, she can’t figure out what she’s doing in a gym, who these people are all around her or how it got from 1998 to 2008. From there, she has to begin piecing together the last ten years of her life. Like how she got from being…

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How do you nurture your writing?

I have often thought that what really stands between me and serious writing is time and the self-discipline to write whether I feel like it or not. Or maybe those are just my excuses because I’m a wee bit afraid of rejection, too, but that is neither here nor there. I think my two week experimentation with Julia Cameron’s web…

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The First Husband, a review

The First Husband, by Laura Dave, isn’t quite what I expected. I don’t know what I expected, exactly, but Annie Adams has everything. A long term relationship with a guy she thinks she loves, the career of her dreams that takes her traveling all over the world and freedom, though she isn’t entirely sure what that means. But that all…

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Life after loss and lessons learned

Perhaps I would have gotten more into the book if I were Buddhist. Perhaps I would have gotten more into the book if I had any connection to the issues surrounding binge eating and binge spending. Perhaps I would have gotten more into the book if I hadn’t been reading it through the lens of my own loss. Because really…

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