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About indie librarian

a recently MLS librarian's observations

By the numbers – 2015

Other people may put out the best of lists for the year, here’s my year end wrap up: TOTAL BOOKS READ: 53 I FINALLY MADE MY GOAL!  52 books in 52 weeks! (more like 53 books in 49 weeks! huzzah!) … Continue reading

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Root, root, root for the Cubbies

Ah Cubs, you broke my heart this last series. I had kept cool about what could have been, but after you beat the Cards, I truly started to believe this was your season. And then the New York series happened. … Continue reading

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Cuz I wanna be a paperback writer

  In my high school, it was encouraged for parents to buy baby ads in the yearbook to celebrate their graduating child. During my senior year, my parents took out an ad that had an adorable picture of me as … Continue reading

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Nightswimming deserves a quiet night

We’ve been without a director for the last 6 months or so. It’s been tough. We have a fantastic team and we work well together, but in the end this limbo state is wearing on all of us. It’s particularly … Continue reading

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By the numbers

Other people may put out the best of lists for the year, here’s my year end wrap up: TOTAL BOOKS READ: 45 Once again, failed 52 books in 52 weeks. The most I’ve ever read is 46 so this isn’t … Continue reading

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Talking sh*t about a pretty sunset

            This summer has blown. School starts in a week. I’m hoping that a new year will bring with it a new attitude.

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100 happy days

For the last few months I have been a grumplesaurus rex to be around. Work stress + life stress + miserable weather has left me very cranky. I was hoping once the cold weather and snow lifted that so would … Continue reading

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