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“You should write because you love the shape of stories and sentences and the creation of different words on a page. Writing comes from reading, and reading is the finest teacher of how to write.”
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The Prayer of the Lord by R.C. Sproul
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Be Exultant (Psalms 90-150) by Warren W. Wiersbe
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Numbers 33 names forty-two different places Israel camped during their journey, but no matter where Moses lived, God was always his home. He “lived in the Lord.” He knew how to “abide in the Lord” and find strength, comfort, encouragement, and help f ...more
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The Purpose of Christmas by Rick Warren
“The more you pray, the less you'll panic. The more you worship, the less you worry. You'll feel more patient and less pressured.”
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“Worrying is carrying tomorrow's load with today's strength- carrying two days at once. It is moving into tomorrow ahead of time. Worrying doesn't empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.”
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Cold Tangerines by Shauna Niequist
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The Religious Beliefs of America's Founders by Gregg L. Frazer
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What We See When We Read by Peter Mendelsund
What We See When We Read
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Fascinating discussion of our mind's activities as we read, and the interplay of memory, senses, writer's view, experiences of both writer and reader, and imagination (what it is/isn't). Offers numerous metaphors for reading. The visual representatio ...more
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"Hemingway's Paris: A Writer's City in Words and ImagesAlthough Paris is still in my heart, my eyes are now set on Havana. On July 3, I leave for Cuba, staying in a quaint and lovely Casa Particular in the Vedado district of La Habana for six weeks..." Read more of this blog post »
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Toni Morrison
“If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.”
Toni Morrison

Harper Lee
“Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.”
Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

Lewis Carroll
“She generally gave herself very good advice, (though she very seldom followed it).”
Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious
“Tell me, what is it you plan to do
with your one wild and precious life?”
Mary Oliver

Madeleine L'Engle
“You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.”
Madeleine L'Engle

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