Monthly Archives: December 2009

2009: My Year in Reading

I think that I can call this year my most prolific as a reader. I have read 119 books so far, and with two weeks remaining I will be adding a few more to this list. Some of my favorites … Continue reading

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Review : Eating Animals

For the past few years I have had vegetarian phases; my reasons for avoiding meat were generally ethical and followed reading such books as Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser and The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan. However, because I … Continue reading

Posted in non-fiction, reviews

What’s in a Name? 3 Challenge: Welcome to the Challenge

What's in a Name? 3 Challenge: Welcome to the Challenge Challenge #3 for 2010! I have signed up for the What’s in a Name Challenge, hosted by Beth F. It sounds like a really fun challenge. I’ve been looking through … Continue reading

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Social Justice Challenge

I am very excited for the Social Justice Challenge, starting in January. This challenge highlights a different issue each month and the aim is to learn more about these issues and effect change locally and globally. I find that when … Continue reading

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