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A few recent reads that I loved:

1) “Life After Life” by Kate Atkinson. Each time Ursula Todd dies, she is reborn into the same life. Atkinson explores Friedrich Nietzsche’s question: “What, if some day or night a demon were to steal after you into your loneliest loneliness and say to you: ‘This life as you now live it and have lived it, you will have to live once more and innumerable times mor...

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