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Political scientist in the making. Amateur ballet dancer. Enjoying the absurdity of my existence.

A case for reading difficult books.

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This month’s recommendations: Sputnik Sweetheart and Bananas, Beaches, and Bases

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Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami


A short story.

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Looking for something great to read? Look no further! I’ll bring you new book recommendations every month.

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A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf


By definition, a Utopia is a good place that doesn’t exist but this doesn’t mean we can’t come close to impossible

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Why I no longer worry about not being good enough

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Perfectionism and the Slow Bludgeoning of Self-Esteem


Lessons from Disney-Pixar’s Soul. (Spoilers ahead)

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our understanding of what is important in life is wrong.

Making Your Dreams Come True Will Not Change Your Life


“We are a society of notoriously unhappy people: lonely, anxious, depressed, destructive, dependent.” Erich Fromm

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The short answer is: yes. But you probably don’t have to worry about it.

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Looking for something great to read? Look no further! I’ll bring you new book recommendations every month.

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Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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