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Keep a Journal

I've never been a regular diary or journal-keeper. I would periodically try; there are partial fits and starts in various notebooks on my shelf. But after a few months or so, I'd find myself giving up. The whole exercise was too self-conscious to me; I didn't like pouring out my emotions on the page. It ended up making my life seem maudlin, cheap, sentimental. And anyway, I'm confident it's the emotions that we'll remember anyway. (Read more »)

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Love in the Time of Global Warming

"Magic is no stranger to Block's world, nor is her signature poetic sensibility. And love, in its many varieties and forms, is celebrated, as always." --Booklist

In her signature style, Francesca Lia Block has created a world that is beautiful in its destruction and as frightening as it is lovely. At the helm is Pen, holding hope and love in her hands and refusing to be defeated. START READING!
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