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ArapahoeJill added a title to their For later shelf Dec 31 2018
"Whether we are overwhelmed by work or school; our families or communities; engagement in social justice, environmental advocacy, or civil service; or caretaking for others or ourselves, overwhelm impacts our ability to show up and make our...
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ArapahoeJill made a comment Dec 19 2018
"This book sucked me in like a novel. It's a great tale about the author's summer hiking the Appalachian trail with his friend Katz, both equally out of shape and pretty much hiking beginners. This book made me laugh at every turn, with Bryson's wi..." Permalink
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ArapahoeJill made a comment Dec 19 2018
"This is actually two books and both of them are lovely examples of what comfort food means to the author, a famous food critic and chef. Her tales of disguising herself to make sure the restaurants she'd visit while writing as restaurant critic fo..." Permalink
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ArapahoeJill made a comment Oct 15 2018
"A lovely, short read that evokes the time and place of her storytelling. This was my first time reading McDermott's literary work and I was drawn in by the way she crafts a narrative. Her sentences modulate between simple to artful. McDermott weav..." Permalink
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ArapahoeJill made a comment Oct 03 2018
""Men wanted for hazardous journey. Small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete darkness, constant danger, safe return doubtful. Honour and recognition in case of success." This was the 1915 newspaper advertisement that Sir Ernest S..." Permalink
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