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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 Bungalow Mystery
P.M. Carlson, Russell H. Tandy, Carolyn Keene
The Remains of the Day
Kazuo Ishiguro, Simon Prebble
Duel of Eagles: The Mexican and U.S. Fight for the Alamo
Jeff Long
Progress: 11/431 pages
The Secret of Shadow Ranch
Carolyn Keene
I am No One You Know
Joyce Carol Oates
The Return of the King
J.R.R. Tolkien, Rob Inglis
Progress: 13 %

Back to School

How to Manage Conflict: Turn All Conflicts Into Win-Win Outcomes - Peg Pickering Dealing with People You Can’t Stand, Revised and Expanded Third Edition: How to Bring Out the Best in People at Their Worst - 'Rick Kirschner',  'Rick Brinkman' The Coward's Guide to Conflict: Empowering Solutions for Those Who Would Rather Run Than Fight - Tim Ursiny, Sourcebooks Inc

I sure have enjoyed my brief break from the grind of schoolwork, but the fall semester started yesterday, so I will be less active for the next few months. I shouldn't have to drop out altogether, though, since I'm taking two business electives rather than one of my nursing practicums, so I won't be quite as busy. Can you guess my first class from the required reading texts?