Tag Archives: reading

Top 10 Reasons People Like Top 10 Lists

Easy to read Easy to comment upon Easy to skip the uninteresting topics Easy to scan without being caught Easy to agree with Easy to disagree with Easy to enrage Easy to engage East to disengage Easy to rhyme  write … Continue reading

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The Harry Potter Challenge/Reto Results

I know you’ve all been waiting with bated breath for the winners of the English speakers cognate challenge. Here are the cognates that I found, but some are more obvious than others: bilingüe = bilingual no= no   lol that … Continue reading

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Words

As I was in pre-op at our local hospital being prepped for cataract surgery, the nurse asked me “Do you have anything that comes out of your mouth?”  To which I immediately responded “Words.” I felt clever when she told … Continue reading

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Best Reasons To Work, Best Reasons to Retire

I’m going to start with retirement first, because I see that in my distant future. Do you agree that we’ve all been conned since we were little?  What did we want to be when we were little?  Teenagers.  They stayed … Continue reading

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Valentine Special – Worst Fictional Characters – Any Gender

How cool of a Valentine special is this?!  I thought as an antidote to the chocolatey, mushy Valentine stuff, it would be fun to throw in an unsweet, unmushy topic. Let’s hear it for Worst Fictional Characters Ever!  For me, … Continue reading

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Favorite Male Characters

The other day we looked at favorite female characters, and my Goodreads list grew by leaps and bounds from your comments.  Hopefully, you all got some good suggestions from people posting here as well. Now it’s time for male characters. … Continue reading

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Update And Nonfiction….A Twofer

In my previous posts about books by diverse authors, List of Stories To Be Read…Part 1 and List of Stories To Be Read….Part 2, I asked for your opinions and recommendations.  Your ideas are awesome. In this post I’m going to tell you about … Continue reading

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Things To Change

I just read the latest from one of my favorite bloggers at The Zen Hiker.  He talks about the cool side of the pillow.  Except he says it better than that.  Immediately I thought about things I promised myself I would … Continue reading

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Who’s Ted?

If you search your memory banks back to yesterday, I laid claim to the fact that I think I have a lot of general knowledge. One thing about which I have almost zero knowledge is TED Talks. I had never … Continue reading

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Do You Think You Know A Lot?

That’s a real question.  Do you think that you know a lot?  I think I know a lot.  Not a lot, a lot, but a lot.  Wait, what? I don’t mean I’m good at much, but I think my general … Continue reading

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