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Book Quote #6: “I wonder if that’s how darkness wins”

“I wonder if that's how darkness wins, by convincing us to trap it inside ourselves, instead of emptying it out. I don't want it to win.” -- My Heart and Other Black Holes, Jasmine Warga Somedays I feel that it helps to talk positively, and that the act of saying happy words will make us happier,… Continue reading Book Quote #6: “I wonder if that’s how darkness wins”

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Thoughtful Thursday Quote #5: “Growing up”

“Maybe growing up means disappointing the people we love.” ― Everything, Everything, Nicola Yoon This is a quote that stuck with me as I read Everything, Everything. In the book, Maddy makes a difficult choice: She decides to listen to her heart and do what she truly wants, even if it means disappointing her mother.… Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday Quote #5: “Growing up”