You Are Here by Thich Nhat Hanh (read June 27, 2016) Some of you may have seen, but I recently posted about this book on international yoga day. My favorite yoga teacher recommended it in a newsletter, so I decided to check it out. The last semester (when she told her students about it) was really hectic … More You Are Here- Review
Words from You Are Here by Thich Nhat Hanh: bodhisattva- person who has attained enlightenment (prajna), but who has postponed nirvana to help others reach enlightenment Quotes from You Are Here by Thich Nhat Hanh: “… I recommend that you don’t read this book so much as listen to it.” (Editor’s Preface) “You don’t have to struggle with your … More You Are Here- Words & Quotes
Good morning, bibliophiles! Today marks the one year mark of Voices in Words! I am so grateful for everyone who follows the site, either via WordPress or email, and people who stop by when they feel like it. I appreciate all the support from my friends and family, and those I don’t know who interact … More Happy Birthday, ViW!
Today is international yoga day, celebrating one of my favorite things to do. Unfortunately, I’m pretty limited in that area due to a hand injury— so I’m reading instead 🙂 I’m reading You Are Here: Discovering the Magic of the Present Moment by Thich Nhat Hanh. Hanh is a Zen monk who communicates how essential … More Reading on Yoga Day
Words from Me Before You by Jojo Moyes: paltry- ridiculously, insultingly small; worthless palatial- resembling a palace mercurial- changeable, lively, quick-witted untenable- unable to be defended Quotes from Me Before You by Jojo Moyes: “Everyone I knew hated Monday mornings, but I never minded them.” “I had never considered that you might miss a job like you missed … More Me Before You- Words & Quotes
Me Before You by Jojo Moyes (read June 20, 2016) Alright, friends. I was a little disappointed with myself at the choice of this book. I saw the movie with my roommate, and a few days later, saw it on the shelves of my local Wal-Mart. Apparently, I didn’t get sad enough from the roughly … More Me Before You- Review
Hello, friends. A couple weeks ago, a sponsored Instagram post popped up on my feed, advertising a new app called Litsy (it’s free). Litsy’s tagline is “where books make friends.” How cute is that. It’s basically Instagram and Goodreads combined in one app! You can post your favorite quotes, reviews or pictures of books, or any … More Litsy: I Love This App!