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Review: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) – April 2013

¬†Firstly, I’ve learned that I really need to write my reviews much closer to the time that I finish the book. And this is especially true with audio books. It’s much more difficult to go back and refresh my memory … Continue reading

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Review: What I Talk About When I Talk About Running – March 2013

Haruki Murakami’s What I Talk About When I Talk About Running is a lot of things, but first and foremost it is a series of personal essays documenting a writer’s training program leading up to the New York City Marathon. … Continue reading

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Review: Bossypants – February 2013

First audio book of 2013 completed!¬†Achievement¬†unlocked. This is a book that I was sorry to see go. I listened to it on my drive into work and on my way home every day for a week. I listened to it … Continue reading

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Notes on Reading: Bossypants & Audio Books

I read an article recently that discussed how best to avoid stress during a long commute. After step 1 (accept your fate and go with it), the article suggested using the time to strengthen your mind. Some suggestions: Download a … Continue reading

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