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"Talkative people, she adds, are generally judged to be more intelligent, more interesting and more desirable as friends than their quieter counterparts: β€œWe rank fast talkers as more competent and likeable than slow ones… The voluble are considered smarter than the reticent - even though there is zero correlation between the gift of the gab and good ideas.”" - Adi Bloom on Susan Cain's Quiet

Teaching is certainly about "all the light we cannot see" and coming to terms with imperfection and the lack of control that we sometimes encounter.
Halfway through term shimmy. πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ«

So many worlds.
Independent, secondhand bookstores keep my world turning. There is lit-erally nothing like the entrance to a secondhand bookshop. The olfactory senses are assaulted with the waft of a dust-mingled aroma. Your body is enraptured by a calm and serenity stimulated by the physicality of books.
Follow along on @belletrist insta stories as I show you a little piece of heaven - @sapphobooks. πŸ“šπŸ’˜

Given free reign to photograph the innards of Sappho Books.
Cue Instagram spam...

On a mission for @belletrist πŸ’˜

Today, I met the lovely Meredith, owner of Sappho Books, and Yvonna.

The V-Dub.

Oh hey, obscure Stead πŸ‘‹

#auslit

Wishing I could stay home & read all day πŸ“šπŸ€“β˜• #shelfie #nerdalert #bookmateriality #homedecor

11:53am 7/02/16 / "What better occupation, really, than to spend the evening at the fireside with a book, with the wind beating on the windows and the lamp burning bright...Haven't you ever happened to come across in a book some vague notion that you've had, some obscure idea that returns from afar and that seems to express completely your most subtle feelings?" - Gustave Falubert β€’ Madame Bovary

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Teaching is certainly about "all the light we cannot see" and coming to terms with imperfection and the lack of control that we sometimes encounter.
Halfway through term shimmy. πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ«

"Talkative people, she adds, are generally judged to be more intelligent, more interesting and more desirable as friends than their quieter counterparts: β€œWe rank fast talkers as more competent and likeable than slow ones… The voluble are considered smarter than the reticent - even though there is zero correlation between the gift of the gab and good ideas.”" - Adi Bloom on Susan Cain's Quiet

So many worlds.
Independent, secondhand bookstores keep my world turning. There is lit-erally nothing like the entrance to a secondhand bookshop. The olfactory senses are assaulted with the waft of a dust-mingled aroma. Your body is enraptured by a calm and serenity stimulated by the physicality of books.
Follow along on @belletrist insta stories as I show you a little piece of heaven - @sapphobooks. πŸ“šπŸ’˜

We are working hard to increase our foreign market on behalf of all our wonderful authors!

The V-Dub.

Given free reign to photograph the innards of Sappho Books.
Cue Instagram spam...

New place is in disarray but at least my books are breathing. 😊 #bookmateriality #aplacetocallhome

"Assomigliava a un fiume sotterraneo che scorre invisibile e compresso sotto le rocce, ma appena trova uno spiraglio, una crepa, sgorga con tutta la sua impressionante potenza." #tiprendoetiportovia #ammaniti #lettureestive #bookmateriality #bookstagram #readingnow #librimania #booksforlife

On a mission for @belletrist πŸ’˜

Today, I met the lovely Meredith, owner of Sappho Books, and Yvonna.

Oh hey, obscure Stead πŸ‘‹

#auslit

Preach.

Thanks, @bloomsburypublishing for the book mail. Nicole Krauss' novel looks especially good, with recommendations from Philip Roth, Ali Smith and Susan Sontag.

Instagrammable.

I heart reading.

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