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Book Review: The Anxious Christian

The Anxious Christian:  Can God Use Your Anxiety For Good?, by Rhett Smith [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] The subtitle of this book rather gives the game … Continue reading

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Book Review: Never Split The Difference

Never Split The Difference:  Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It, Chris Voss with Tahl Raz I read this book after a bit of time, since someone recommended this book to me some time ago and the book was … Continue reading

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Book Review: No Trolls Allowed Guidebook

No Trolls Allowed Guidebook, by Kerry Orchard, illustrated by Roberto Gonazlez [This book was provided free of charge by Author’s Den/Burroughs Manor Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] It is the nature of anxious people–children as well as … Continue reading

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Book Review: How Danny Found His Brave

How Danny Found His Brave, by Kerry Orchard, illustrated by Roberto Gonzalez [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Author’s Den/Burroughs Manor Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] There are plenty of children who are fairly … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Dark Night Of The Soul

The Dark Night Of The Soul, by St. John of The Cross In reading this book I find myself of somewhat mixed emotions.  On the one hand, I found a great deal in this book that represented defective Hellenistic Christianity, … Continue reading

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A Eulogy For A Friend

I spent a substantial portion of my afternoon today in Canby, Oregon [1], a place I would not have any reason to visit were it not that I have friends there.  A long but well-organized memorial included three segments of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Your Playlist Can Change Your Life

Your Playlist Can Change Your Life:  10 Proven Ways Your Favorite Music Can Revolutionize Your Health, Memory, Organization, Alertness, And More, by Galina Mindlin, Don Durousseau, and Joseph Cardillo I am no stranger either to thinking about, reading about, or … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mastery Of Speech: Book Three

Mastery Of Speech:  Book Three:  How To Speak Well Under All Ordinary Conditions, by Frederick Houk Law As a fond reader of forgotten books, I often find myself reading parts of books that have other volumes that for whatever reason … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Waste Land And Other Poems

The Waste Land And Other Poems, by T.S. Eliot Like many booksellers and publishers, Barnes & Noble enjoys repackaging and relabeling works previously published into new collections to give them a new commercial length.  This is not necessarily a bad … Continue reading

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Book Review: Exploring Depression And Beating The Blues

Exploring Depression And Beating The Blues:  A CBT Self-Help Guide To Understanding And Coping With Depression In Asperger’s Syndrome (ASD-Level 1), by Tpony Attwood and Michelle Garnett, with illustrations by Colin Thompson This book, as might be expected, is aimed … Continue reading

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