Category Archives: Books

Reading #8minute memoir

When I was in first grade our reading groups were named after birds, blue birds, red birds, yellow birds. The best readers were in the blue birds, then red, then yellow. I know I was not in the blue bird … Continue reading

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January 8

I am grateful for the Book of Mormon. Each time I read it my testimony of its’ truthfulness is confirmed.  

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A Christmas Gift

Rick and I received this as a Christmas gift. I have had mixed feelings about whether or not I’d like one because I love everything about books. The feel, the smell….everything. Books are part of my first memories. My great … Continue reading

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What I’m reading now…

In┬áThe Warmth of Other Suns Elizabeth Wilkerson”has documented the sweeping 55-year-long migration of black Americans across their own country. She has challenged the dismissive assumptions that are sometimes made about that migration, treating it as a briefer and more easily … Continue reading

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Tag You’re It

My friend Laurie, in Singapore, is tagging everyone who visits her blog with this one. Here is the deal…. 1) Use the book you’re currently reading, OR the closest book available. 2) Turn to page 123. 3) Go down to … Continue reading

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