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Read. Learn. Repeat.

This weekend, I finished listening to John Elder Robison's Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening.  This is the second book I've read by Robison, the first of which was Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's. Switched On recounts Robison's experience in a study that looked at his brain's reaction to Transcranial… Continue reading Read. Learn. Repeat.

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Fredrik Backman

Last weekend, I finished the book Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman—one of my favorite authors of this decade.  This is the third book I’ve read by him, and I’m looking forward to reading his novella, which was released in English in December, and waiting for his next book, set to be available stateside around… Continue reading Fredrik Backman

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So Many Books, So Little Time…But Seriously

Never in a million years would I have believed that I would face the dreaded quarter-life crisis.  I, the always-put-together, the collected, driven, intelligent agent of my own future would never succumb to such a base response to growing older--at least, that is, not until I am fifty and at the socially acceptable age to "freak out"… Continue reading So Many Books, So Little Time…But Seriously