Monthly Archives: October 2009

The Power of Words

“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” -Rudyard Kipling Advertisements

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My goal is simply to finish

In 2003 I ran my first (of two!) marathons. My goal was to simply finish the race, and I did. I feel like I am in a similar situation with the new Dan Brown book, The Lost Code. I am … Continue reading

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Don’t shoot, I’m just the messenger

In honor of Teen Reads Week I would like to take a moment to discuss my favorite young adult novel that I have read of late. Last year I read The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. Simply put, it was … Continue reading

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Because the world never has enough words…

Reasons why I am choosing this week of all weeks to start blogging about words (really, could I have picked a more broad topic?): Nobel Prize in Literature was recently awarded The National Book Award finalists were just announced The … Continue reading

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