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Angela  ▪️Currently reading: • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind // Yuval Noah Harari

// Bird Box has got me thinking all kinds of thoughts, but mostly just wondering how those kids learned to swim the rapids. In their living room tent?

// no risk, no reward. 🃏♦️♥️

”Why did I hope we would be happy abroad? A change of environment is that traditional fallacy upon which doomed loves, and lungs, rely. ” - Lolita // Vladimir Nabokov .
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Oh, this book. I’m as conflicted as every other reader, I’m sure. How do you write something so linguistically beautiful through the voice of a pedophile? Only Nabokov knows. I felt just as lured in as Lolita and just as cross for it. If you can separate art from content, give it a go.

// More often than not, when I drive alone, I get lost in my thoughts and have to remind myself where I’m heading. Or I just arrive somewhere with no recollection of the drive. Anyone else?

// Oh, forgiveness. You sweet, sticky mess. 🍯

// I recently learned that flames don’t usually have shadows bc they are the brightest light source in a given situation and I just thought you should know if you don’t already. That is all. Have a good weekend. 🖤

// call them softly. ☁️

// something new. ✨

It was easy to choose these beauties as my favorite reads of 2018! 📚
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On Writing / Stephen King
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The Bell Jar / Sylvia Plath
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Breakfast at Tiffany’s / Truman Capote
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God Help The Child / Toni Morrison
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Little Panic / Amanda Stern
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South and West / Joan Didion.

Moondust / Andrew Smith
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The Haunting of Hill House / Shirley Jackson
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Revolutionary Road / Richard Yates
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I’ve already got stacks growing for 2019, but I’m always looking for something new/new to me. What are you reading? Any suggestions? Let me know!

Live your truth with careful intention. Something I’ll be focusing on in the new year. 🖤

Enjoying some time off and excited to get back to a regular writing schedule in the new year!

// full moon things. 🌘🌔🌕

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