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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
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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
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Rift Vegan rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas by Maya Angelou
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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…
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

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

Jane Smiley
“Many people, myself among them, feel better at the mere sight of a book.”
Jane Smiley, Thirteen Ways of Looking at the Novel

Malala Yousafzai
“Let us pick up our books and our pens, they are the most powerful weapons." Malala Yousafzai, the schoolgirl who was shot in the head by the Taliban for wanting an education and survived, in her keynote speech to the United Nations, 12th July 2013.”
Malala Yousafzai, I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

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

9526 The Post Card Exchange — 321 members — last activity Oct 19, 2014 03:28AM
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 Oct 18, 2014 04:46PM
To celebrate our love of reading books that people see fit to ban throughout the world. We abhor censorship and promote freedom of speech.
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2011 Reading Challenge
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Rift Vegan has completed her goal of reading 35 books for the 2011 Reading Challenge!
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Rift Vegan has completed her goal of reading 30 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
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