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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 Hidden Staircase
Carolyn Keene
Progress: 63/128 pages
The Mayor of Casterbridge
Thomas Hardy
Progress: 89 %
Flowers for Algernon
Daniel Keyes
Progress: 289/311 pages

Envy - progress: 101/549 pg

Envy - Sandra Brown

nonononono NO. A forceful, nonconsensual kiss is NOT disturbingly arousing and kinda sexy. It is sexual assault, and the protagonist who does it is a gross asshole. 


But then, this book was published in 2001, and I know the romance genre heroes in the 80's & 90's were often rapey. WTF were we thinking back then?