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My Best Books of 2018

Hi there! Just popping in with a book list in case you’ve set some reading goals and need a little inspiration. Here are my favorite books from 2018. Nonfiction My Squirrel Days, Ellie Kemper Fun, light-hearted, told in short vignettes so it’s easy to read if you only have snippets of time here and there… Read More My Best Books of 2018

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Loved My Squirrel Days by Ellie Kemper I love The Office and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, so it’s no surprise that I love Ellie Kemper, too. This was a quick, light-hearted memoir that made me laugh out loud at least once every few pages. I found the first half of the book funnier than the second, but that… Read More Reading Lately

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Loved Jesus and the Disinherited by Howard Thurman Even though this book was published just after WWII, so much of it still resonates today. Howard Thurman is deeply theological while being completely accessible (one of my favorite combinations in writers). He helped me to see how even though we claim to be all one in… Read More Reading Lately

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Reading Lately

I’ve been trying to read more, which probably sounds ridiculous for an English teacher, but the truth is that I have to do so much required reading that it leaves me very little time for reading for fun. Since finishing grad school in May—which helped cut down on required reading quite a bit—I’ve been visiting… Read More Reading Lately