Monthly Archives: September 2018

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Fall into reading!

By | 2018-10-22T12:00:06+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Books, General, Writers|

School is underway, the weather has finally turned cool, the air crisp and its officially Autumn.  So, let’s fall into reading. I am reading Michael Ondaatje’s Warlight, and I was struck by the quote from Olive: “There is the presence of others in us, even those we have known briefly”.  Think about that.  What Olive is saying is that we are all connected.  We carry a piece of everyone we meet, for whatever brief a time.  Our character is shaped both in large and small ways by our interactions with other human beings.  That resonates with me because I do believe that is true.  Aristotle famously wrote: “Man is by [...]