Between turbulence & order: Jeannette Walls’ Glass Castle

I said I would write this review. The review must thus be written. How does one write a review of a book one respects and cares deeply about, when one knows nothing of writing reviews? It is overwhelming to begin. I begin with utmost chagrin. Now I am rhyming. Rhyming has no place in a …

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Update from the Christmas Elf (& arguments for not boozing it up, as a writer)

Guess it's time for a process review and Awareness (my own word to replace "sobriety") update. So my sobriety app "I am Sober" showed me yesterday that I'd been "sober from alcohol" for 17 days. Nice! But actually, I could not believe it was only that long. It felt a lot longer, he he he. …

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