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Lizpixie
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#Aprella #day4 #HighForThis Catching up on this months challenge, a week in and I‘m already behind! I‘m a big believer in cannabis as medicine, I‘m well aware of it‘s ability as s pain reliever & anti inflammatory. When I was in my early 20s, my endometriosis was horrible. I‘d spend a week of each month at least, unable to move & so nauseous I ended up weighing 44kg. Cannabis was the only thing that helped, not just for my pain but my nausea too.

Mdargusch Glad you found relief! 2y
Cathythoughts I hear great things about the healing powers of cannabis .... thank god for it 🙏🏻 (edited) 2y
AmyG I have a friend with MS and it has helped him so much. 2y
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emilyhaldi It would be amazing if everyone who needed cannabis for medical purposes had access! 2y
Reviewsbylola I‘ve always been curious about this. 2y
Jeg So many good things about this plant. Can‘t wait for it to be legal in all states of Australia. 2y
Cinfhen Happy to see you post this💚It really is a life saver for so many ~ I‘m all about legalizing marijuana 🙌🏻 2y
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DebinHawaii
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#Aprella #HighForThis ?Eating diner (leftover vegan ramen) while starting this book I'm reviewing next week, I was contemplating what to use for today's prompt & I thought--actress, came of age in the late 60s-70s, describes herself as a "hippie-feminist"-she must have gotten high. I flipped through some of the essays & bingo!--I found a passage where she sets out to lose her virginity in college & 'smoked a joint' beforehand. My work is done! ?

BiblioLitten 😀 2y
LauraBeth 😂😂 2y
Mdargusch Haha! Good job! 2y
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Cinfhen Wow, Deb....fact checking!!! So diligent 😘😘😘 2y
emilyhaldi Lol! Perfect thinking 😆😉 2y
Reviewsbylola 🤣🤣🤣 it‘s funny how the prompts can be applied in places unexpected! 2y
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Meredith3
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emilyhaldi Do I spy an original MBDargusch painting?! Whatever happened to that door you decorated with the chalk outline of Sharon Tate‘s body? 😜 2y
AmyG @emilyhaldi That sounds awesome. 2y
Meredith3 @emilyhaldi I'm hoping it's somewhere in @Mdargusch 's garage! I wouldn't blame her if she disposed of it 😹. 2y
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Cinfhen Nice art work 🙌🏻❤️ 2y
Cinfhen And awesome hashtag 2y
Meredith3 @Cinfhen thank you! 😹 2y
Mdargusch Glad you could use your very own artwork for a prompt! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 2y
Meredith3 @Mdargusch it seemed fitting! 😹 2y
Reviewsbylola 🤣🤣🤣 actually I think everyone was high except for Charlie. 2y
Meredith3 @Reviewsbylola someone was high fo sho! 2y
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Cinfhen
Wolf of Wall Street | Jordan Belfort
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#Aprella One of my favorite memoirs and movies 🙌🏻Jordan Belfort was definitely #HighForThis

emilyhaldi Perfect! 🙌🏻 I still have yet to read this or see the movie 😬 2y
Reviewsbylola You‘ve posted about this book before and it made me really want to read this! 2y
rohit-sawant Terrific pick! 2y
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Cinfhen I have posted this book before...definitely watch the movie @Reviewsbylola @emilyhaldi it‘s a fav💓💓💓thanks @rohit-sawant 2y
Reggie Did you know that the financial backers gave a Leonardo DiCaprio a Van Goh that he had to give up to the FBI because the production company of this movie and a couple others were a company used to launder money that was part of billions stolen from the government of Malaysia? 2y
Mdargusch Ha! I remember this! 2y
Cinfhen No...that‘s hilarious @Reggie pot meet kettle 😂😉 2y
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Blaire
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Finished this on an airplane, so I guess I was technically #highforthis. Found her journey of addressing her trauma and her body and slowly coming to acceptance incredibly moving and emotional. Shines a light on how her society views women who don‘t fit cultural ideals. Acknowledges hasn‘t yet reach place of being body positive but working to get there. #aprella #booked2018 #bodypositive

Blaire Finished first quarter of #booked2018 a few days late. 2y
emilyhaldi Lol, perfect! 😆👌🏻 I wanted to like this one but it just did nothing for me🤷🏻‍♀️ 2y
Reviewsbylola Hahaha good one!! ✈️ I didn‘t love Bad Feminist so I‘m not sure I‘ll be reading this. 2y
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Mdargusch Good choice! 2y
Cinfhen Hahaha😂clever 💡 2y
BarbaraTheBibliophage Never fear. You‘ll still have entries from the books in our second season giveaway! Great job! 👏🏻🎉📚 2y
Blaire @emilyhaldi @Reviewsbylola I loved some of bad feminist, but other essays I skimmed so I don‘t watch enough tv/movies to get the context. I‘d heard several interviews with her about writing this and hearing her talk about it was moving. But certainly not for everyone. 2y
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kelseynicburke
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An account from a model who spent her childhood being raised in the wilderness by her mother and grandparents who enjoyed living off the land and smoking copious amounts of pot #wilderness #highforthis #readingresolutions #aprella @Jess7 @Cinfhen @Mdargusch @Reviewsbylola @emilyhaldi

Reviewsbylola Sounds like something I would enjoy! 2y
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego One of my best friends raves about this book, recommending it to anyone who will listen. 😄 I have it but haven't read it yet. Sounds good though. The premise sounds kinda similar to Educated. 2y
kelseynicburke @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego I really enjoyed it. I read the audiobook which is narrated by the author. I haven‘t heard of Educated, I‘ll have to take a look at that :) 2y
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BiblioTori You might enjoy the Glass Castle. It‘s similar to this! 2y
Eggs I'm intrigued 2y
emilyhaldi I think I need to read this one! 2y
Mdargusch Sounds interesting! 2y
Cinfhen Same thought @emilyhaldi 🤩 2y
CouronneDhiver I almost chose this one for my book club last year... still haven‘t read it. Maybe it needs to be bumped up the list 2y
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youneverarrived
Naked Lunch | William S. Burroughs
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I think if I was #highforthis I might have gotten through it 😂 #aprella

Reviewsbylola I‘ve never read Burroughs and I‘m not sure I‘m up for it! 2y
BarbaraBB 😂😂 I read the tagged one by Burroughs, which was okay, but I never felt tempted to read The Naked Lunch ever since 😀 2y
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emilyhaldi Lol, I feel like there are a few books I've read that fit in this category 😆 2y
Mdargusch Good one! 😂 2y
youneverarrived @BarbaraBB ha I want to try reading Junky at some point. I‘ve heard that it‘s a bit easier to get through than this one. 2y
youneverarrived @Reviewsbylola i don‘t usually bail but I couldn‘t get past 50 pages of this. Confused the life out of me. I do want to try reading Junky though. 2y
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emilyhaldi
Great Expectations | Charles Dickens
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Supposedly many nineteenth century writers dabbled in their fair share of drugs, particularly Opium. One such author is Charles Dickens, who writes of opium dens and the effects of the drugs in his book The Mystery of Edwin Drood. One wonders if perhaps he was #highforthis while writing any of his great works? 🤩
Certainly, this portrait of him makes me incredibly suspicious 🤔
#aprella

britt_brooke Sweet beard. 2y
saresmoore Hahaha! Perfect. I‘ve been a total slacker on the photo challenge, but I love the #Aprella playlist. It‘s great for a morning run! 2y
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Reviewsbylola Ive always wanted to read this. But I‘m pretty sure Dickens and I are not friends. Love that shelf. 2y
Reviewsbylola That beard is 🔥 🔥 🔥 @britt_brooke 😂😂 2y
Kalalalatja When was that beard ever a good idea??? 😂😂 2y
britt_brooke @Reviewsbylola Totally! 😆 2y
Mdargusch Great photo! 2y
Cinfhen Gorgeous photo...I was shocked that Sherlock Holmes was an opium addict🕵🏻‍♂️ 2y
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PagesOfKate
Jesus' Son: Stories | Denis Johnson
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A bit of the old decorum and decay. A mobius strip for U.S. and the addict alike.
#highforthis #aprella
@Reviewsbylola @Mdargusch @emilyhaldi @Cinfhen

Reviewsbylola This one is new to me! 2y
Mdargusch New to me too! 2y
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Kalalalatja
My Ideal Bookshelf | Thessaly La Force
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I get my highs from views like this 😍 #highforthis

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emilyhaldi I don't blame you!! So beautiful 😍 2y
LizzieChantree Great view! 2y
Reviewsbylola ME TOO!! 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻😍 2y
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rohit-sawant 😍😍 2y
laundry_piles Gorgeous! 2y
tammysue Yes!! 😍😁👍🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻 2y
RealLifeReading What a beautiful sight! 2y
PagesOfKate I love that armchair! 2y
BiblioLitten Me too! 2y
Sarah83 Whose the author of the colourful books? Jung... 2y
saresmoore Sigh. Beautiful. 2y
ephemeralwaltz I get high off your photos!😍👏🏼 2y
Kalalalatja @Sarah83 it is a Swedish Crime author called Mari Jungstedt. It is my boyfriend‘s collection 😊 2y
Cinfhen Beautiful 😇 2y
LizzieChantree @Kalalalatja Totally. You can always find room for one more book. I tell everyone that the piles of books everywhere are sculptural at home! 😂 2y
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