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My Library

In lieu of a recommended reading list, here are the books on my shelves, lovingly acquired over time. This is a work in progress, and I will continually update it when I have more hours to spare. I have hundreds of books in my home—happy to share with you what I’m reading!

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“You said it was nothing / but a trick of the light. Gold / curves. Gold scarves. // Am I not your animal?” — Eduardo C. Corral

“Long radiant minutes, / your hand in my hand, / still warm, still warm.” — Wendy Cope

“Oh, my God. / Why don’t we talk about it? How good it feels. / And if you don’t know then you’re lucky” — Gabrielle Calvocoressi

“It sat there on the branch for a few minutes. / Then picked up and flew beautifully / out of my life.” — Raymond Carver

“Isn't that / like us, going from place to / place, looking to be alive?” — Victoria Chang