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SheriC

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

Camino Island: A Novel
John Grisham
On Canaan's Side
Sebastian Barry
Progress: 182/272 pages
Flowers for Algernon
Daniel Keyes
Progress: 249/311 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 6%.

The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple - Jeff Guinn

Jimmy's two earliest and most enduring lessons from his mother were these: There was always some "them" out to get you, and "reality" was whatever you believed. 

 

Well. That sounds an awful lot like a current cult-like leader and his rabid followers.