I’m always reading at least 15 things! In case you’re curious, here’s a list of my current reads:
- Warrior’s Rise by LJ DeLeon
- First Born by Brandon Sanderson (free short story at Tor)
- Autumn Leaves Original Pieces in Prose and Verse by Anne Wales Abbot
- PORTAL (Portal Chronicles) by Imogen Rose
- The Project Gutenberg eBook of Suppers by Paul Pierce
- Return to The Sacred: Ancient Pathways to Spiritual Awakening by Jonathan H. Ellerby, PhD
- 29 Jobs and a Million Lies by Jennifer Topper
- A Calendar of Scottish Saints by Michael Barret (free download)
- NaNo for the New and Insane by Lazette Gifford
- PR 2.0: New Media, New Tools, New Audiences by Deirdre Breakenridge
- Genghis Khan, Makers of History Series by Jacob Abbot
- The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory by Brian Greene
- An Essay In Aid Of A Grammar Of Assent by John Henry Newman
- Christmas in Ritual and Tradition, Christian and Pagan by Clement A. Miles (yes, I know it’s a bit late, but I decided to read Christmas year-round) (free download)
- Defy Gravity: Healing Beyond the Bounds of Reason by Caroline Myss
- From Girl to Goddess: The Heroine’s Journey through Myth and Legend by Valerie Estelle Frankel
- Living a Sacred Life: 365 Meditations and Celebrations by Robin Heerens Lysne
- The World’s Best Poetry, Volume 3 Sorrow and Consolation by various (free download)
- A Beautiful Mind by Sylvia Nasar – Biography. If you’ve only seen the movie, you must read the book!
- A History of Food by Maguelonne Toussaint-Samat – I think every writer should have this on their shelf. It’s a delightful reference that you can lose yourself in for hours on end!
- Sacred Contracts: Awakening Your Divine Potential by Carolyn Myss – Non-Fiction/Self-Help. I’m not sure I completely buy this premise, but I love the author, and the concept is interesting.
- The Woman’s Book of Creativity by Carolyn Ealy – Non-Fiction
- The World in Six Songs: How the Musical Brain Created Human Nature by Daniel Levitson – Non-Fiction. I love this book!
- The Dictionary – I can’t believe how convenient the Kindle makes my dictionary habit!
- The Thesaurus – see above.
- The Bible – see above.
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