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Mouthful of Forevers by Clementine von Radics
Mouthful of Forevers
by Clementine von Radics (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2016
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Relating to this book mostly hurts. It reminds me of things I've buried.
All this time
I drank you like the cure when maybe
you were the poison.


Yet, poems like this occur too
...Our love came
unannounced in the middle of the night.
Our love came when we
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“later that night
i held an atlas in my lap
ran my fingers across the whole world
and whispered
where does it hurt?

it answered
everywhere
everywhere
everywhere.”
Warsan Shire
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The Panda's Thumb by Stephen Jay Gould
“I am, somehow, less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein’s brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops.”
Stephen Jay Gould
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milk and honey by Rupi Kaur
milk and honey
by Rupi Kaur (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2016
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Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
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Native Son by Richard Wright
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Lord of the Clans by Christie Golden
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Girl on the Train
by Paula Hawkins (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2016
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The main protagonists in this novel are all women -- that alone caught my attention quickly. I love that Paula has unreliable narrators. I was constantly searching for the truth and found the book engaging due to the inability to know what was actual ...more
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Soppy by Philippa Rice
Soppy: A Love Story
by Philippa Rice (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2016
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Philippa Rice's artwork is beautiful and honest. I have so much love for her talent as well as her ability to make mundane events (as captured in her comics) magical.
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All About Love by bell hooks
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But my hands are always holding tight to the ripchord of believing”
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Warsan Shire
“later that night
i held an atlas in my lap
ran my fingers across the whole world
and whispered
where does it hurt?

it answered
everywhere
everywhere
everywhere.”
Warsan Shire

James Baldwin
“It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on the earth as though I had a right to be here.”
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