Think back about …

Books That Inspired Me

Are you a reader? If so what genres or authors do you like? Did you read as a child? Were you read to? Have you read to your own children? What books have inspired you, and in what ways? Think back about Books That Inspired Me and share forward!

Stories on This Week's Writing Prompt

A Prince of a Book
A self-prescribed book helped complete my recovery from self-anger, along with the help of a very good psychotherapist.
Thank You Danny Dunn!
Thank you Danny Dunn! Thank you Danny Dunn.  Thank you Scholastic Books.  Thank you Dad. I’ve always loved to read.  [...]
Books That Inspired Me (To be a writer)
You ever meet someone who brags about not reading? Like, it’s some kind of badge of honor? “Yeah I haven’t [...]
The Meaning of Life
How did I happen to read that book?  I don’t remember anyone giving it to me or seeing it in the house, so most likely it was [...]
Ulysses
Ulysses  Please don’t think I’m an insufferable literary snob if I tell you I’ve read Ulysses several times.   But in fact I [...]

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Think back about …

Books That Inspired Me

Are you a reader? If so what genres or authors do you like? Did you read as a child? Were you read to? Have you read to your own children? What books have inspired you, and in what ways? Think back about Books That Inspired Me and share forward!

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