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Book Quote #11: “Ten Lies They Tell You In High School”

THE FIRST TEN LIES THEY TELL YOU IN HIGH SCHOOL 1. We are here to help you. 2. You will have time to get to your class before the bell rings. 3. The dress code will be enforced. 4. No smoking is allowed on school grounds. 5. Our football team will win the championship this… Continue reading Book Quote #11: “Ten Lies They Tell You In High School”

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Book Quote #10: “Two kinds of quiet people”

I honestly think there are two kinds of quiet people. There’s the kind like me, who are secretly full of storms and spinning gears. And then there’s the kind like Olivia, who is the actual personification of an ocean on a sunny day. I don’t mean that she’s simple. There’s just something peaceful about her.… Continue reading Book Quote #10: “Two kinds of quiet people”

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Book Quote #9: The Ocean Between People

“He talked about the ocean between people. And how the whole point of everything is to find a shore worth swimming to.” ― Becky Albertalli, Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda I love this quote from Simon vs. I love Simon vs in general. There are just so many quotable phrases from this book. On a side… Continue reading Book Quote #9: The Ocean Between People

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Book Quote #7: “Straight people really should have to come out”

“It is definitely annoying that straight (and white, for that matter) is the default, and that the only people who have to think about their identity are the ones who don't fit that mold. Straight people really should have to come out, and the more awkward it is, the better. Awkwardness should be a requirement.”… Continue reading Book Quote #7: “Straight people really should have to come out”

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Book Quote #2: “If you want to know the truth of who you are, walk until not a person knows your name.”

Hello everyone, and happy Friday! This week, I am wrapping up The Wise Men's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss (about 88% finished). My goal is to have a review posted by the end of the weekend for you guys 🙂 After I finish TWMF, I will be starting the third revision of my novella (tentative title: Together… Continue reading Book Quote #2: “If you want to know the truth of who you are, walk until not a person knows your name.”