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Quotes Taken From: The Virgin Suicides

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I remember watching the movie The Virgin Suicides (1999) as a teenager, maybe at 14 years old. I couldn’t resist the movie poster of it – the beautiful Kirsten Dunst who seems to be looking at you and through you at the same time. And of course, there was the title – how was I …

Quotes Taken From: The Best Of Everything

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As a book I have revisited several times, my copy of The Best Of Everything by Rona Jaffe is quite¬†fragile and very worn. This bestseller novel was originally published in 1958, and became a huge hit with young women during the 60’s. It continues to be listed as a must-read for twenty-somethings (that’s where I …

26 Quotes From The Last 26 Weeks

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If you are a fan of my Weekly Round-Up posts (good on you if you are), you have probably noticed by now that each week I include a ‘quote of the week’. I pick these quotes by thinking about what kind of motivation/inspiration I need that week – they are not random in the slightest. …

Quotes Taken From: Wise Children

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I picked up two of Angela Carter’s books kind of by accident – I was drawn to them individually; both ‘Vintage’ publications, both with bold front covers, both with interesting blurbs on the back. I didn’t realise they were by the same author when purchasing them.

14 Quotes About Moving Forward In Life

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Recently I have been feeling stuck. Major life things are happening and yet I am in a waiting zone. I’m impatient enough as it is, but with this forced waiting period I am struggling to embrace the changes that await, and am instead focusing on the not-so-good parts of my past.