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Brodsky's poetry reading recommendations "for having an intelligent conversation"
Aim for the Head: The Zombie Hunters Guide to Poetry
scores and sonnets. every day she would gather all the books she owned but had yet to read, pile them outside on a blanket, and take them in again every night.
Read! (but we book lovers knew this already.)
I need a sign that says this for when I'm in the break room reading and people confuse that for my wanting to interact with them.
"Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself..." - Angela Carter #writing #reading
One day I woke up and no desire to go but to stay indoors and read and read and read until my eyes bleed then patch them up and read some more.
I've always thought so.
This is one of those quotes that really affects me... I have had so many books change my life... But only rarely does one burrow in and stick to my soul like a burr.
Strangers & Pilgrims on Earth: Miss Austen, Miss Mason ~ A "Living Book" Home Education