The Wake Up Call – 5 December 2012

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The Wake Up CallThe Wake Up Call -
5 December 2012

Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…

 

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Poem of the Day: The Shepherds Had an Angel by Christina Rossetti, who was born on this day in 1830.
*** Books by Christina Rossetti

 

“When I’m working on a book, I constantly retype my own sentences. Every day I go back to page one and just retype what I have. It gets me into a rhythm.” – Author Joan Didion, born on this day in 1934
*** Books by Joan Didion

 

Natural science, does not simply describe and explain nature; it is part of the interplay between nature and ourselves.” – Physicist Werner Heisenberg, who was born on this day in 1901.
*** Books by Werner Heisenberg

 

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Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!

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