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Bradleygirl

Joined October 2016

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wanderinglynn Great goals! 🙌🏻 3w
Wife 🌹 2w
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Circus Shoes | Noel Streatfeild
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1. Reading multiples again 🤷‍♀️ tagged book (yay Streatfeild), Reduced Shakespeare, Captain America Castaway in Dim. Z if I get to it tonight
2. Captain Marvel!!
3. Ovaltine, or ye standard black tea, strong with milk
#weekendreads @rachelsbrittain

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This is from yesterday but I love this anthology already! I remember this one from school. This sonnet was written about (and is somewhere inscribed near) the statue of liberty. #Poemsbeforephones #poetry
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana

DivineDiana Yes! I love this collection of classic poems! ❤️ 3mo
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Caribou: Poems | Charles Wright
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DivineDiana 🚶🏽‍♀️🌞❤️ 3mo
monalyisha I really like this one! 3mo
Bradleygirl @monalyisha 👏me too! To be honest most of the pieces in this collection are full of existential ennui, which is not cool with me, but sometimes there's great imagery like the above 3mo
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Imperfect Thirst | Galway Kinnell
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monalyisha 👌🏻🙌🏻 4mo
Redwritinghood 💕💕 4mo
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I didn't really read #poemsbeforephones today, but it's been a reluctant slightly midlife crisis-y morning because I'm turning 40! And the sweet Litsy people sending bday notifications is a really nice start to the day 💞💕💞 thank you all so much @LitsyBirthdays @Cinfhen @mrp27 @robinb @Librarybelle @JessClark78 @Crazeedi @Eggs

Redwritinghood Happy birthday! 🎂🎂 4mo
xicanti Happy birthday! 4mo
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Cinfhen 40 is the new 30!!! Enjoy it 💕💕💕 4mo
Ddzmini Happy birthday 🎈🎂🎉🎁🎊 4mo
sblbooks Happy Birthday🎁💝📕 4mo
Bookgirl Happy 40! It‘s not so bad! #44 4mo
DivineDiana Wishing you a spectacular day, fellow poetry lover! 🎉🎈📚 4mo
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#FebruaryTBR and to-finish ✊🤓

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The Library Book | Susan Orlean
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I did not have any idea about this history of Ray Bradbury. 🤯📚 #libraries #nonfiction2019

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Imperfect Thirst | Galway Kinnell
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DivineDiana I can actually visualize this! 🙂 4mo
Bradleygirl @DivineDiana 🌳 I know right? 4mo
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Crazeedi Amen 4mo
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I read a bunch of poems from my Galway Kinnell collection this AM but none are really quotable ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ So here's the last of the Neruda instead!
#Poemsbeforephones #poetry
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana

monalyisha OoOOo I love that chunk about “communing” in the middle! 4mo
Redwritinghood Lovely. 4mo
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The Library Book | Susan Orlean
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This really is a delicious book. I'm slower getting through this, bc it is demanding both attention and savoring from my ADHD brain.
#nonfiction #libraryhaul

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Wow, finished this collection! There were a lot of gems. It's "early" Neruda so I'll have to look up more of his work later.
#Poemsbeforephones #poetryreading
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana

Redwritinghood Glad you enjoyed it! 4mo
DivineDiana Reminiscent of the “jug of wine” line from The Rubaiyat that I posted yesterday. 🍷 4mo
monalyisha @DivineDiana @Bradleygirl All the wine, all the time. 😉🍷 4mo
Bradleygirl @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana @monalyisha poetry and wine are forever married 🤝 4mo
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Redwritinghood But this was still a great poem to start the day! 4mo
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The Library Book | Susan Orlean

I left this in my mom's car after our movie date today augh! #weekendreading #interrupted

Crazeedi Nooooo!!! I hate when I leave an unfinished book somewhere☹️ 4mo
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monalyisha I like “velocity of joy” — & your color scheme! 4mo
Redwritinghood Wow! Very powerful words. 4mo
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gradcat This is so excellent! It‘s a great poet who can write such beautiful lines about an artichoke 📝👌🏻❤️ 4mo
DivineDiana To cook an artichoke #Kitchengoals 🙂 4mo
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Redwritinghood Yay! Love him. 4mo
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The Shadow of the Wind | Carlos Ruiz Zafon

OK, a decision has to be made, and I'm making it for my own good.
Zafon, you have a gift, but now is not the time for me to appreciate it. I just. there's too much to read.
#whatsoproudlywebailed

jmtrivera I'm sorry you didn't like the book, but I love the hashtag! 4mo
Bradleygirl @jmtrivera I can tell I'd love the book! I just have to be under less pressure to get real enjoyment out of it 😋 4mo
sprainedbrain I love the hashtag! 😂 4mo
Bradleygirl @sprainedbrain oh feel free to steal it 😉😁 4mo
jmtrivera @Bradleygirl I work with a woman who says there aren't bad books, just books that aren't good for us right now. 4mo
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I read several poems this morning and there was nothing eligible to post! 😬
#Poemsbeforephones #poetry
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood

monalyisha Ha! That‘s fair. 😆 Go, you! 🙌🏻 4mo
Redwritinghood Bummer! Hopefully something strikes you as postable tomorrow. 4mo
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DivineDiana Love those eyes! 😻 4mo
monalyisha 🌗😺🌗 4mo
DivineDiana Posted another Yeats poem today which also mentions Minnaloushe! 😻 4mo
Bradleygirl @DivineDiana neeeeat 😁 4mo
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DivineDiana I love watching the squirrels run around! ❤️ 4mo
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The Library Book | Susan Orlean
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I'm really not
#libraryhaul #help

Redwritinghood Happens to me every time. 4mo
Samplergal I hear you. Four(!) came in last night. 4mo
Ash.on.the.line Story of my life lol! 4mo
Bradleygirl @Samplergal @Redwritinghood @Ash.on.the.line it's too much pressure 🤪 4mo
sixgun So there! So, so there! 4mo
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monalyisha Pretty photo! 4mo
Redwritinghood Love Yeats, too! 4mo
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The Shadow of the Wind | Carlos Ruiz Zafon
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This is one that's been on #mounttbr for so long, and it's a CHONKSTER and I will. not. be intimidated. Come at me book!
#librarydeadlinemotivation

Sapphire Hang in there, it's worth it! 4mo
Bradleygirl @Sapphire ✊ thanks! 4mo
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It's been a long day and this fish. is sending me
#comics

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All's changed since I, hearing at twilight,
The first time on this shore,
The bell-beat of their wings above my head,
Trod with a lighter tread.
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#Poemsbeforephones #poetry
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana

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There's a lot of prose in this poetry book! But it's all still lovely. This is the last poem and Oliver does not disappoint. 😁
#Poemsbeforephones #poetry
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana #poetryreading

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I'm initiating a new hashtag to knock some sense into my completionist soul. Bailed on 2 books already this year! This is not failure! This is progress!
#WhatSoProudlyWeBailed

Soubhiville I agree! Even starting a book and finding you don‘t like it is still taking it off your TBR! Progress! 4mo
DGRachel Love that hashtag! 4mo
merelybookish Nice! One way I transitioned to a better bailer is by skinning. I'll read the end of chapters and the ending. Made me feel less guilty at first. 4mo
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Bradleygirl @Soubhiville @DGRachel @merelybookish thanks friends! It's a struggle but we can win. ✊ 4mo
Laura317 I love this new hashtag! 4mo
Redwritinghood Good one! 4mo
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Trees and Other Poems | Joyce Kilmer
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Eh, this collection's not that great 🤷 but it's ok.
#Poemsbeforephones #poetry
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana

monalyisha I really like “an unexhausted cup of day”, though! Even if my phone doesn‘t... it tried to change it to “inexhaustible” about 5 times. 😆 4mo
Bradleygirl @monalyisha oh yes me too! Should've said I liked this one 😆 it took me a while to find it. 4mo
Redwritinghood A nice upbeat poem. A good counter to my current read. 😉 4mo
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Many Voices | E. Nesbit
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Finished the collection from E. Nesbit, which ended with so many WWI dirges 😥
#Poemsbeforephones #poetry
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood @DivineDiana

cocomass This is really lovely 5mo
Redwritinghood 💕💕 5mo
monalyisha What a great collection. I‘ve added it to my TBR. 5mo
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Redwritinghood Love her work! 💕💕 5mo
Bradleygirl @Redwritinghood @monalyisha yes! I'm never disappointed with one of her collections. 🐧 5mo
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Wrinkles | Paco Roca
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First Seven of 2019!
The Dream Keeper and Other Poems: Hughes, Langston
Window Poems: Berry, Wendell
How To Break Up With Your Phone: Price, Catherine
The Crabby Condition (La Marche du Crabe #1): de Pins, Arthur
Wrinkles: Roca, Paco
The Life and Death of King John: Shakespeare, William
The House With A Clock In Its Walls : Bellairs, John

BookBabe 🙌🏻 4mo
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Window Poems | Wendell Berry, Wesley Bates, James Baker Hall
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Redwritinghood Intriguing! 5mo
Bradleygirl @Redwritinghood I finished this little collection today- I like Wendell Berry! 5mo
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HeLLO there typography! I'm already so darn excited for you vol 6 🤩🤩
#comics #graphicnovels #AstroCity

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Listening to this isn't really making me *fonder* of Sagal, but- it's very nice to have a narrator so skilled at narrating. Good for my ADHD. #probooknerdschallenge #memoir #readbytheauthor #audiobooks

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#lifestudyoftheBible #BibleExposition
From today's chapter of my chunkster

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Many Voices | E. Nesbit
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monalyisha YES. 🌊 5mo
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Many Voices | E. Nesbit
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Late start on Saturday but still managed the poems first 😀
#Poemsbeforephones #poetry #poetry2019
@monalyisha @cocomass @Redwritinghood

monalyisha Go you! 5mo
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King John | William Shakespeare
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John the #Bastard making a play to be cast as Tony Stark I cannot even
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#shakespeare #historyplayschallenge

Avidreader25 I just read this one too. So much humor! 5mo
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King John | William Shakespeare
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Falling problematically in love with John the #Bastard, brb
#shakespeare #historyplayschallenge

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Window Poems | Wendell Berry, Wesley Bates, James Baker Hall
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#poemsbeforephones day 2 for me - from Wendell Berry, a partial verse.
@monalyisha
#poetry

monalyisha 🙌🏻📖 5mo
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In honor of sad #fanfic and also #poemsbeforephones, a late quote from Langston Hughes.
@monalyisha #poetry

monalyisha Yeah!!!! And also... 😢 5mo
Bradleygirl @monalyisha I know 😞 5mo
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Untitled | Anonymous
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batsy Perfect 😆 5mo
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#NewYearsEve reading. Everybody stay safe & go with God into the new year, la Chaim, et cetera!
#readinthenewyear #currentlyreading

GondorGirl Ooo- you have an older copy with the Edward Gorey illustrations! 😍 5mo
BookBabe Edward Gorey is awesome! I have a little book of his illustrations somewhere. 4mo
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Cryptonomicon | Neal Stephenson
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This is out of control 😵 Happy end of 2018!!

#readingchallenge #goodreads #myyearinbooks #2018wrapup

Avanders 😲😲😲 way to go! 🎉 5mo
Reviewsbylola Great year! 🥳🥳 5mo
BookBabe 🙌🏻 Awesome! 4mo
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Litsy *clears throat*, Why Don't You Have This In The Database Already, For The Love Of Goonies
*** Paper Girls vol. 5 *** Brian K. Vaughan

#lastlovelyreadof2018 #comics #papergirls #libraryhaul

kgriffith Switching over to LibraryThing data (where this volume does exist) is the biggest Litsy project on our developers‘ plates, but in the meantime we‘ve created a way to add titles to the existing db if you‘re so inclined. I have a couple to add myself, so thanks for the excuse to pull up the URL 😉 http://www.librarything.com/litsy_addbook_manual.php 5mo
Bradleygirl @kgriffith that's so good to hear! I kept suggesting it via the app but no doubt there's quite the backlog of those. Thanks 5mo
kgriffith @Bradleygirl Yep, the backlog was significant already when we got it, and doesn‘t make sense for us to work through as it‘ll mostly if not entirely be addressed by the new data, so this was the best solution until the big switch 😀 5mo
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