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Portable Magic

Reading, for me, is entertainment and an escape from the real world. But it can also inform and stretch the boundaries of the life I live.

Currently reading

The Science Of Discworld
Terry Pratchett, Jack Cohen, Ian Stewart
Progress: 22/414 pages
Terry Pratchett
Progress: 85/356 pages
The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports
Jeff Passan
Progress: 104/368 pages
Flowers for Algernon
Daniel Keyes
Progress: 289/311 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 5%.

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings - Maya Angelou

I'd forgotten how much I loved this, especially as read by Maya Angelou herself. Only 5% in and the illustration, over and over, of the basic human need for dignity, just tears at your heart.