My newest bargain book: fishingboatproceeds LOOKING FOR ALASKA. I picked it up in the used section at Green Apple Books on the Park. It was my second trip — I love that bookstore! It smells like freshly cut wood (new bookshelves) and … books. It’s quite heavenly.
I read the John Green sampler back in December, so I’m happy to have my hands on LFA in its entirety.
Edited: I just noticed that I ended up with the British version of the book!
When I bought it, I figured I would read it and pass it on. Since finishing it, I’ve been thinking about adding it to my permanent collection.
I finished this book in two days. It is a great book for teenagers, much like THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER was for me at that age. Green’s depiction of grief, of time and of loss, was something I could relate to. Green captured and described feelings well: feelings of grief, feelings of happiness, feelings of being a teenager. And something something misspent youth.
Reading and relaxing at the beach!
When I stopped by the soft opening at Green Apple Books on the Park, I picked up Henry Miller’s TROPIC OF CANCER in the used fiction section. I was so happy to finally crack it open!
commonly misused words - learn the proper usage of these words to get your way up to any English proficiency exams - IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, etc.
This is really cool and helpful even for native speakers I think? Like, I find the rationale for stuff interesting even though I instinctively know which ones to use.
A little quibble, though - wounded doesn’t just refer to physical wounds. You can (and frequently do) find it being used emotionally, often sarcastically - “you wound me, good sir!” “why, I’m wounded you think that little of me” etc.
The ABA Commission on Women recognized five trail-blazing women with the Margaret Brent Award. The award is named after the first woman lawyer in America. Here is the list of ladies:
Be sure to click the link to read their bios.
I made a thing about stretching! Some of the images are hard to see, but if you click on them they should produce a larger image!
Image sources that aren’t mine (the three routines):
The problem I have is that I sit in one place for too many hours at a time, studying or watching TV. I must remember to get up and STRETCH! Fellow law students, I know you (probably) have this problem, too!