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    Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

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    I am reading the seventh Harry Potter book (call me a tool all you want - HP is my life) and a compilation of Enlightenment essays. Which is strange to say the least, because I heartily disagree with most Enlightenment values.

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    Life on the Mississippi by Twain

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    Foxfire: Book 6

    Chronicles of traditional mountain living in the Southern Appalachian region.
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    The Worst Journey in the World by Apsley Cherry-Garrard. It's about Scott's Antarctic expedition - he was one of the men who survived.

    Also a lot of poetry, including: David Harsent, Louis MacNeice, Paul Celan, Keith Douglas, Lynda Hull, etc.
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    This month I read two of the classics by Jules Verne: Le tour du monde en quatre-vignt jours e voyage au centre de la terre, i had never read them and I wanted to brush up my french. I must say they both have been a thoroughly enjoyable read, I love Verne's subdued sense of humor.

    Right now I'm reading "Dark Fire" by C.J. Sansom, part of the Shardlake series - Sansom is such a good writer, sooo british.
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    "The Ultimate History of Video Games", Steven L. Kent

    It's about the Video Game industry, the players, the technology and the lanscapes of the markets at the time. I must be in a suggestible state, as I walk down the isles of major retailers a hallucinatory 'voice' of the author tries to describe to me how those particular items got onto the shelf and how they were marketed.

    Also listening to "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency" as read by the late Douglas Adams. This one's effect on my mind is even more insidious.

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    Ingenious Pain ~ Andrew Miller
    Pretty decent story. Gorgeous, fruity prose.
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    Gosh, the world looks so small from up here on my high horse of menstruation.

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    just started a two-part sci-fi series, "the color of distance" and "through alien eyes" by amy thomson.

    the prose is somewhat minimalist, but the writer raises some interesting issues re: what does it mean to "be oneself" or, on a broader scale, to "be human". or what should one do if the familiar boundaries between "self" and "other" start to melt and one becomes a walking, breathing third space (in this specific case, in a very direct physical sense, but it could also be read as a metaphor for a less extreme self/other clash).
    "i love deadlines. i like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by." (c) douglas adams

    "there are only two ways to live your life. one is as though nothing is a miracle. the other is as though everything is a miracle." (c) albert einstein

    "if only i could grow with my eyes - like these leaves - into the depth" (c) sergei esenin

    "god is in the details" (c) proverb

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    For school:
    http://www.amazon.com/Psychology-Int.../dp/0582298849
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    Finnish book about psychiatry.

    And for fun:
    finnish translation of jungs 'man and his symbols'.
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    "Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling."
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