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Right now, I'm reading:
"The Power of Now," by Eckhart Tolle

My favorite story of all time is:
I'm split between "Matilda," by Roald Dahl and "Harrison Bergeron," by Kurt Vonnegut

In bed I like to read:
In bed I like to write.

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
On my Nook and at the local library!

If you were to throw up your hands in exasperation and yell "it's the story of my life," what would you be talking about?
Always finding what I'm looking for as soon as I stop looking for it.

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