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Tristy

Musings of a Book Addict

I'm married to a scavenger of sorts and he often totes home rescued boxes of books that I paw through with shiny, hungry eyes. I pull out the odd and interesting and add them to my teetering stack.

Currently reading

The Hound of the Baskervilles
Arthur Conan Doyle
E.B. White: A Biography
Scott Elledge
Murder on the Orient Express
Agatha Christie
There Is Nothing Wrong with You: Going Beyond Self-Hate
Cheri Huber, June Shiver
Living Buddha, Living Christ
Thích Nhất Hạnh
No. 44, The Mysterious Stranger
Mark Twain
The Snare of the Hunter
Helen MacInnes
Paintings of Henry Miller
Henry Miller, Lawrence Durrell
Dreamways of the Iroquois: Honoring the Secret Wishes of the Soul
Robert Moss
Pentimento (Back Bay Books)
Lillian Hellman

The Tao of Pooh

The Tao of Pooh - Benjamin Hoff, Ernest H. Shepard This is a precious, silly, funny little book. I have a really special fondness for Winnie the Pooh, having grown up with the books and the philosophy that Hoff connects with the Tao in this book. Is it an amazing, life-changing book? Probably not. But it's a fun read if you want to learn the basics of the Tao te Ching and re-connect with an old childhood classic.