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My Name is Rachel Corrie by Rachel Corrie
"let me stand alone is a much more complete portrayal of the radiant beauty & guiet genius ms. corrie possessed. if you enjoyed this play, that book will leave you feeling you knew her personally. between laughter & tears, its effect shall..." Read more of this review »
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My Name is Rachel Corrie by Rachel Corrie
My Name is Rachel Corrie
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Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
Bad Feminist: Essays
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This was an extremely timely read for me.
The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender
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Night Falls Fast by Kay Redfield Jamison
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Emily Dickinson
“I can wade Grief --
Whole Pools of it --
I'm used to that --
But the least push of Joy
Breaks up my feet --
And I tip -- drunken --
Let no Pebble -- smile --
'Twas the New Liquor --
That was all!”
Emily Dickinson, Final Harvest: Poems

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“Home is where my habits have a habitat”
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Dorothy Parker
“The cure for boredom is curiosity.
There is no cure for curiosity.”
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Audre Lorde
“Your silence will not protect you.”
Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches

Jerry Spinelli
“And so I'm me again, Leo. Thanks to the example of a five-year-old. I'm hoping you wouldn't want it any other way. Not that you weren't flattered, right? I mean, to have a girl two thousand miles away going to pieces over you, weeping at the mere memory of you, losing her appetite, losing herself and self-respect - well, that's trophy enough for any guy's ego, huh?”
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