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The Paper Gardens

I've been reading since I was 3, and I haven't seen any reason to stop. I'll read pretty much anything I can get my hands on, though I will admit to a crippling addiction to fantasy and YA books.

Currently reading

Ozma Of Oz
L. Frank Baum
Progress: 45 %
Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz
L. Frank Baum
The Divide
Elizabeth Kay
A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin

How to Work for Yourself: 100 Ways to Make the Time, Energy and Priorities to Start a Business, Book or Blog

How to Work for Yourself: 100 Ways to Make the Time, Energy and Priorities to Start a Business, Book or Blog - Bryan Cohen Not quite what I was expecting. Most of the advice provided is common sense - if you want more time in your day, watch less TV, go to sleep and don't just lay there, wake up a bit earlier, eat breakfasts that don't require you to cook a gourmet meal. Also, outsource as much of your day as you possibly can, whether by getting loved ones to do your chores for you, or hiring a professional.

The advice wasn't bad, but it wasn't anything I didn't already know.

There were a few tips on how to spark your creativity, and those I actually did find interesting.

I wish I had noticed ahead of time that this wasn't so much a book as it was a pamphlet, though. The book kept stopping every couple of chapters to remind you that the author has 30 books he's published, and that you can get a discount on the author's course if you follow the link that the book provides. It got obnoxious after the third time the book stopped to remind me of those facts.