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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
“And as the moon rose higher the inessential houses began to melt away until gradually I became aware of the old island here that flowered once for Dutch sailors' eyes--a fresh, green breast of the new world. Its vanished trees, the trees that had made way for Gatsby's house, had once pandered in whispers to the last and greatest of all human dreams; for a transitory enchanted moment man must have held his breath in the presence of this continent, compelled into an aesthetic contemplation he neither understood nor desired, face to face for the last time in history with something commensurate to his capacity for wonder.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald
When Things Fall Apart by Pema Chödrön
“Having compassion starts and ends with having compassion for all those unwanted parts of ourselves, all those imperfections that we don’t even want to look at. Compassion isn’t some kind of self-improvement project or ideal that we’re trying to live up too.”
Pema Chödrön
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When She Woke by Hillary Jordan
When She Woke
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A most imaginative premise, colored to fit the crime you were convicted of committing. Hannah’s travel, released into a hostile world, felt distant. That uncaring was what she must have felt at every turn. Rather than being a citizen to simply witnes ...more
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Secrets by Daniel Ellsberg
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As a tail end of the baby-boom––er, Ellsberg’s memoir is compelling. My vivid memory of the turmoil around the Viet Nam War is very clear: you were either for it or against it. The deplorables of that time were those against. Perhaps that is why Secr ...more
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Mercenary by David Gaughran
Mercenary
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The Discovery of Middle Earth by Graham Robb
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Laurel Canyon by Michael  Walker
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THRICE GREAT HERMETICA AND THE JANUS AGE by Joseph Farrell
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Roswell And The Reich by Joseph P. Farrell
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Pema Chödrön
“Having compassion starts and ends with having compassion for all those unwanted parts of ourselves, all those imperfections that we don’t even want to look at. Compassion isn’t some kind of self-improvement project or ideal that we’re trying to live up too.”
Pema Chödrön, When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times

F. Scott Fitzgerald
“And as the moon rose higher the inessential houses began to melt away until gradually I became aware of the old island here that flowered once for Dutch sailors' eyes--a fresh, green breast of the new world. Its vanished trees, the trees that had made way for Gatsby's house, had once pandered in whispers to the last and greatest of all human dreams; for a transitory enchanted moment man must have held his breath in the presence of this continent, compelled into an aesthetic contemplation he neither understood nor desired, face to face for the last time in history with something commensurate to his capacity for wonder.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

William Faulkner
“Memory believes before knowing remembers. Believes longer than recollects, longer than knowing even wonders.”
William Faulkner, Light in August

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