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On the Reading Table: Tyrell by Coe Booth

While I was reading Tyrell, a friend sent me this video. Except the sound on my computer was turned down so what I saw was a cameraperson walking on the edge of a cliff. The jerky movements looked like he …

 

On the Reading Table: Heck Superhero by Martine Leavitt

I have a theory.

Children who grow up in severely dysfunctional, alcoholic, drug addicted homes have trouble growing up to be plain old responsible adults because 1) they don’t see a role model of that kind of an adult and …

 

On The Reading Table: April Lurie’s The Less-Dead

I loved this book.

Before I talk about the book itself, though, I need to talk about the author’s note. In it, Lurie takes on the six passages in the bible which many point to as evidence that homosexuality is …