Rift Vegan’s Profile

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Rift.


Rift's Recent Updates

Rift Vegan made a comment in the group The Post Card ExchangeCard stock topic
"I'm using Staples brand Double-sided Matte photo paper. I print 2 pcs to a letter sized sheet and cut them down. It occasionally gets pretty shredded...more "
Rift Vegan made a comment in the group The Post Card ExchangeOctober Postcard Exchange topic
"Dear Lovely Postcarding People,
This exchange is officially closed, almost everyone should have a message from me. I did hit my messaging limit again,...more
Vegan with a Vengeance by Isa Chandra Moskowitz Vegan Soul Kitchen by Bryant Terry Viva Vegan! 200 Authentic and Fabulous Recipes for Latin Food... by Terry Hope Romero Candle 79 Cookbook by Joy Pierson Eat Vegan on $4.00 a Day by Ellen Jaffe Jones Vote on this list »
My Year of Meats by Ruth Ozeki We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler Vote on this list »
Rift Vegan rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Heart of a Woman by Maya Angelou
The Heart of a Woman
by Maya Angelou
read in October, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
This is the book where Maya gets into civil rights. It's wonderful when books you've read intersect... I had read Nelson Mandela's Long Walk to Freedom, and was delighted to recognize some people and groups and have extra insight with Maya's time in...more
Rift Vegan rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Heart of a Woman by Maya Angelou
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rift Vegan rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas by Maya Angelou
Rate this book
Clear rating
Apparently Maya's whole life is just one amazing story after another! I am setting aside very important things in order to have more reading time for this series.

Maya is still pretty dumb about men, although not to the stupid extent she went to in G...more
"Such an interesting page, thanks so much for the link, D! I am especially amused by the comment under Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee... "If there’s a p...more "
More of Rift's books…
Eugene Field
“No book can be appreciated until it has been slept with and dreamed over.”
Eugene Field

Anne Tyler
“I read so I can live more than one life in more than one place.”
Anne Tyler

J.G. Ballard
“I believe in the power of the imagination to remake the world, to release the truth within us, to hold back the night, to transcend death, to charm motorways, to ingratiate ourselves with birds, to enlist the confidences of madmen.”
J.G. Ballard

Maya Angelou
“If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.”
Maya Angelou

Stephen Jay Gould
“Nothing is more dangerous than a dogmatic worldview - nothing more constraining, more blinding to innovation, more destructive of openness to novelty.”
Stephen Jay Gould

9526 The Post Card Exchange — 323 members — last activity Oct 21, 2014 05:41PM
Yay Postcards! We are an International group of people who love reading and mail. Please join our monthly postcard exchange! Newbies Welcome!
25x33 E-Books — 345 members — last activity Aug 30, 2014 07:04AM
A group for exchanging information about downloadable E-Books, like the Gutenberg Project, Microsoft Reader, Planet PDF etc.
25x33 Vegan — 99 members — last activity Jun 05, 2014 10:49AM
Vegans and vegan hopefuls join this group to discuss resources, literature, and topics concerning veganism. Health! Animal Rights! Environmentalism!
3641 Veganism & Animal Rights in Fiction & Poetry — 23 members — last activity Mar 22, 2009 01:47PM
A place where vegans from anywhere can post about our favorite novels, stories or poems with veg*n related content. Although non-fiction is pretty eas...more
217 Banned Books — 4355 members — last activity 18 hours, 56 min ago
To celebrate our love of reading books that people see fit to ban throughout the world. We abhor censorship and promote freedom of speech.
More of Rift’s groups…
1,795 books | 62 friends

2,458 books | 1,105 friends

1,183 books | 203 friends

235 books | 7 friends

153 books | 319 friends

6,420 books | 696 friends

4,118 books | 162 friends

P.H. Scalf
721 books | 134 friends

More friends…

2011 Reading Challenge
Rift Vegan
Rift Vegan has completed her goal of reading 35 books for the 2011 Reading Challenge!
view books »
2013 Reading Challenge
Rift Vegan
Rift Vegan has completed her goal of reading 30 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
view books »

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
10 (0.0%)

10 (100.0%)

0 (0.0%)

507822 out of 2830997


best streak:

questions added:

Polls voted on by this member