Rachael Kosinski

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Artist, novelist, museum professional. I have worked on an assembly line building semi-truck engines and have also been hired to design websites. I can shoot off random phrases in at least six languages but don't ask me to form complex paragraphs. I lived in London for a year to attend grad school and also lived the other 20-something years of my life in a very rural American town. My life is never how I expect it to be, and is often better than I could hope. ...more

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Rachael Kosinski I flee from my laptop and delve into a particularly good book. One that hopefully sucks me into a world I have no creative ownership to, one that make…moreI flee from my laptop and delve into a particularly good book. One that hopefully sucks me into a world I have no creative ownership to, one that makes me breathless with its descriptions (I'm an adjective addict, can you tell?) and lets my brain relax. If I keep fighting and try to force the plot along, I'll just get really grumpy and not right much of anything. (less)
Rachael Kosinski *the excuse to drink coffee
*making things up for a living
*being able to run around Paris/duel on Circe's Island/outwit a succubus in Massachusetts and…more
*the excuse to drink coffee
*making things up for a living
*being able to run around Paris/duel on Circe's Island/outwit a succubus in Massachusetts and still make it to the living room in under thirty seconds to play Just Dance with your little sister
*being able to live an infinite number of lives and leave every one breathless and more wise, hopefully. (less)
Average rating: 4.67 · 12 ratings · 6 reviews · 2 distinct works
The Christmas Lights

4.56 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Nicholas

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Dracula
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Rachael Kosinski Rachael Kosinski said: " I read Dracula for the first time in eighth or ninth grade: it was a dust copy from my local library, the pages thin enough to see through. It was slow going because I was new to reading 'older' books, but I remember being really impressed. I just bo ...more "

 
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The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
The Song of Achilles
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Please excuse me while I go cry for 4,000 years over this beautiful Greek tragedy.

Update: I've read this book three times now. It's been a couple years, and I'd forgotten just how everything fell into place. When I read the first iteration of, 'Why s
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The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton
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Very bizarrely, I read this almost exactly seven years ago. I originally rated it five stars but have lowered it to four, because I didn't really...enjoy reading this book? But that might've been the point. I read this relatively quickly, and was los ...more
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Dracula by Bram Stoker
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I'm Not Dying with You Tonight by Kimberly   Jones
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I'm Not Dying with You Tonight by Kimberly   Jones
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Maus I by Art Spiegelman
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A very intense, personal history. I read the first and second volume very close together and was in a funk for the rest of the day.
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Friendship ... is born at the moment when one man says to another What! You
“Friendship ... is born at the moment when one man says to another "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . .”
C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves

J.K. Rowling
“If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Elbert Hubbard
“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”
Elbert Hubbard

Oscar Wilde
“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.”
Oscar Wilde

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