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About My Library
Well, my books very much represent my interests these days. Take three cups of Buddhism, stir in a generous half-pint of Chado (Japanese tea ceremony), and add a dash of various spices... many of which are also Japanese.

By the way, you mustn't assume that I don't read fiction. I do; but my library had to be downsized when my husband and I moved into a smaller apartment. I reasoned that I could sacrifice most of my classic literature, since virtually all these books are readily available via the local library when I want to reread them. But the same can't be said of most of my non-fiction!

So what you see is the lean, mean, pared-down version of a book collection that once numbered in the thousands... because every book had to meet at least one of two criteria: (1) Do I reread or refer to it often? (2) Is it difficult or impossible to replace? Sigh...

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I'm a technical writer! Of course I love books!
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