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We are what we love to read, and when we admit to loving a book, we admit that the book represents some aspect of ourselves truly, whether it is that we are suckers for romance or pining for adventure or secretly fascinated by crime.

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We are what we love to read, and when we admit to loving a book, we admit that the book represents some aspect of ourselves truly, whether i...
…She made her home in between the pages of books.
I, too, remember that feeling. You are caught between all that was and all that must be. You feel lost.
Hell is when the people you love the most reach right into your soul and rip it out of you. And they do it because they can.
I am good at walking away. Rejection teaches you how to reject.
I have stolen ideas from every book I have ever read.
I’m with you. No matter what else you have in your head I’m with you and I love you.
I love the solitude of reading. I love the deep dive into someone else’s story, the delicious ache of a last page.
So, this is my life. And I want you to know that I am both happy and sad and I’m still trying to figure out how that could be.
I let it go. It’s like swimming against the current. It exhausts you. After a while, whoever you are, you just have to let go, and the river...
She had a strange feeling in the pit of her stomach, like when you’re swimming and you want to put your feet down on something solid, but th...
If somebody likes me, I want them to like the real me, not what they think I am. And I don’t want them to carry it around inside. I want the...