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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

Festivus: The Holiday for the Rest of Us
Allen Salkin, Jerry Stiller
The Light in the Ruins
Chris Bohjalian
Flowers for Algernon
Daniel Keyes
Progress: 289/311 pages

He Ain't No Bum - Update: I've read 127 out of 142 pages.

He Ain't No Bum - O.A. Phillips, Ray Buck

“On the other hand, Pastorini not only appeared anxious to meet the press but he succeeded in looking better than  anyone in the room that morning. That was a small feat, perhaps, since his fur coat and baby blue cowboy hat with oversized peacock feathers were simply no match for a room filled with balding heads, cardigan sweaters, and polyester knit pants.”


Ah, the 70’s. Who misses ‘em?


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