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ElleJae

Member since April 22, 2014

ABOUT ME

Right now, I'm reading:
Mein Kampf

My favorite story of all time is:
Hmmmm that's a tough one! I would choose between Salem's Lot, Untouchables, The Things They Carried, Warmth of Other Suns, Native Son, Black Boy, The Book Thief, and The Kite Runner.

In bed I like to read:
Different posts on tumblr (a lot of great writers post at night on Tumblr)

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
I read a lot of stories from everywhere actually. Amazon should give me a stock in the company with how many books I purchase!

What six words would I tell my teen self if I could go back in time?
Dream about yourself for gahdamn once

If I could have one person read my writing on SMITH it would be?
ken. drick. lah. mar. all. day. every. day. lol

ElleJae’s Latest Memoir of 33

“Shallow? Nah. I just can't swim....”

 
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