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"We read in bed because reading is halfway between life and dreaming, Our own consciousness in someone else's mind." Anna Quindlen

"We read in bed because reading is halfway between life and dreaming, Our own consciousness in someone else's mind." Anna Quindlen That is exactly why I read in bed, every night, more important than sleep.

In #books I have #traveled not only to other #worlds , but into my own. - Anna Quindlen #literacy #literacy #inspiration #motivation #encouragement #travelingthroughbooks #quotestoliveby

In #books I have #traveled not only to other #worlds , but into my own. - Anna Quindlen #literacy #literacy #inspiration #motivation #encouragement #travelingthroughbooks #quotestoliveby

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Uppercase planner October illustration (and slight Barb tribute because it was the week I was watching Stranger Things)

“If you win the rat race, you’re still a rat.”  Anna Quindlen   Online Empowerment is about the end of the social media rat race! websitemarketingtipsandsupport.com

“If you win the rat race, you’re still a rat.” Anna Quindlen Online Empowerment is about the end of the social media rat race!

A Short Guide to a Happy Life: Anna Quindlen on Work, Joy, and How to Live Rather Than Exist – Brain Pickings

A Short Guide to a Happy Life: Anna Quindlen on Work, Joy, and How to Live Rather Than Exist

"You cannot be really first-rate at your work if your work is all you are.

"I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating mostly consists of building enough bookshelves." - Anna Quindlen

The best way to decorate

"I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating mostly consists of building enough bookshelves." - Anna Quindlen One of mine does.

Great and not-so-great advice from their mothers: Anna Quindlen, Alec Baldwin, Sissy Spacek, Nicholas Sparks, Garry Marshall, and more.

Mom Advice: The Best and the Worst

Author Patricia J. Williams credits her mother with helping her gain the right perspective on life.

❤ Anna Quindlen Quote ~ "Don't ever confuse your life and your work. The second is only part of the first."

Anna Quindlen Quote "Don't ever confuse your life and your work. The second is only part of the first." Art by Albert Neuhuys.

Saw an interview with Anna Quindlen today, and think her new book sounds great!  Lots of candles, lots of cake!

Writer and journalist, Anna Quindlen. Her writing voice is something I try to channel every time I sit down at the computer with a white screen and blinking cursor staring back at me.

Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen

Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake Excerpt: Read free excerpt of Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen

Read free book excerpt from Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen, page 1 of 1

"The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself." - Anna Quindlen

"The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.

Anna Quindlen - 5 Things I Know For Sure

5 Things Anna Quindlen Knows for Sure

The wryly funny author of the new novel Still Life with Bread Crumbs (her seventh), muses on best friendship and the joys of a merry kitchen.

Looking for a heartfelt, engaging read? Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen is worth a read.

10 Books with Family Secrets You'll Never See Coming

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Check off that bucket list! Go on an adventure. Try new things. Don't hold back. Travel to new places. Meet new friends. Go on a fitness retreat with Explorer Chick!

On sale Tuesday - Anna Quindlen's new memoir LOTS OF CANDLES, PLENTY OF CAKE

Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen

Anna Quindlen’s memoir, Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake is a book you will return to year-round. Quindlen’s candid style brings to the surface many of life’s moments that are simultaneously common and wonderful to recall.