Marie Kondo Sparks Joy in Me

Before this review takes it course, I have a confession to makeā€¦ I have something of a culture crush when it comes to the Japanese. I am inspired by the ancient Japanese tradition of Kintsugi, that exquisite art of fixing broken ceramics using lacquer dusted with gold, silver or platinum. I take months to read […]

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The Invisible Cloak of Whiteness

Why do I read? There is a quote by writer, Laura Miller, that “buying a book is not about obtaining a possession, but about securing a portal.” Nothing could be truer for me. I am currently reading The Wind-up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami. When I read Murakami, I feel like I am entering a […]

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