~ My mother

"There are too many great books in this world to waste time reading one you don't love"

Moms are always right, aren't they?

1. The Harry Potter Series (obviously), J.K. Rowling
2. Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll
3. The Solitaire Mystery, Jostein Gaarder
4. Daring Greatly, Brene Brown
5. Big Magic, Elizabeth Gilbert
6. Present Over Perfect, Shauna Niequist
7. A Prayer for Owen Meany, John Irving
8. The Kingkiller Chronicle, Patrick Rothfuss
9. Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austin
10. Peace is Every Step, Thich Nhat Hanh
11. A Wrinkle in Time, Madeleine L'Engle
12. Here is Real Magic, Nate Staniforth




Books have always played a huge role in my life. From emergency trips to the bookstore with my grandfather to getting caught at 2am with a flashlight reading under my covers, my love for stories has been the narrator of my life. They continue to be a source of comfort, exploration, escape, learning and so much more.

Here are some of the books and stories that I have read, re(re)read and that have deeply impacted me in some way, shape or form.



JAN: The Assassin's Apprentice, Robin Hobb
JAN: Bittersweet, Shauna Niequist
JAN: Big Magic, Elizabeth Gilbert
FEB: The Ten Thousand Doors of January, Alix E. Harlow
FEB: Purple Cow, Seth Godin
FEB: The Rules of Magic, Alice Hoffman
FEB/MAR: Polite Society, Mahesh Rao
MAR: The Black Witch, Laurie Frost
MAR: Ayurveda: The Science of Self-Healing, Vasant Lad
MAR/APRIL: Peace is Every Step, Thich Nhat Hanh
MAR/APRIL: The Iron Flower, Laurie Frost
APRIL: The Hazel Wood, Melissa Albert
April: Ninth House, Leigh Bardugo
APRIL/MAY: Light on Yoga, B. K. S. Iyengar

The goal:

Read at least two books a month: 
1. Learning (self-development/discovery, carrier, business etc.)
2. Fiction/Fantasy/Other


MAY: The Bronze Horseman, Paullina Simons
MAY: Untamed, Glennon Doyle
MAY: Tatiana and Alexander, Paullina Simons

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