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The Death Of The Patriarch: Remembering Gabriel García Márquez

The Death Of The Patriarch: Remembering Gabriel García Márquez | Our task, then, is not so much to mourn him, but rather figure out how to best remember him. I wouldn’t presume to have an answer, but I do have a suggestion. We should read, write, love, and fight with an attitude that seeks out the marvelous in everything — with eyes that are willing to see the magic of reality.

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The Odd Habits and Curious Customs of Famous Writers

Odd Type Writers: From Joyce and Dickens to Wharton and Welty, the Obsessive Habits and Quirky Techniques of Great Authors: Celia Blue Johnson: 9780399159947: Amazon.com: Books

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Dani Shapiro on the Pleasures and Perils of Writing and the Creative Life

Dani Shapiro on the Pleasures and Perils of Writing & the Creative Life

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32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly | 32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life....winter break reading list here i come

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Community Post: The 14 Stages Of Writing A Book

The 14 Stages Of Writing A Book

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Zadie Smith’s 10 Rules of Writing

H/T Meghan Florian: Zadie Smith’s 10 Rules of Writing | Brain Pickings

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26 Contemporary Books That Should Be Taught In High School

26 Contemporary Books That Should Be Taught In High School...some of these already are taught in schools, but I'm adding to my "To Read" list!

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The 23 Best Parts Of Being A Book Lover

Buying books faster than you can read them. Your bookshelf is basically one giant to-do list. The 23 Best Parts Of Being A Book Lover.

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Things Famous Authors Liked

Things Famous Authors Liked - Willa Cather liked really cool hats...Twain liked making people laugh until they urinated on themselves...