Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family, by Robert Kolker, which self read in May, made it to the New York Times’ 10 Best Books of 2020.

See the full New York Times Best of 2020 list here.

Another fascinating read, which self feels deserves a place among the Best Books 0f 2020, is Life of a Klansman: A Family History in White Supremacy, by Edward Ball. That book took her almost three weeks to get through, practically every page gave her something to think about:

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: WATER

It rained in the San Francisco Bay Area! Finally! Rain was expected in OCTOBER.

Anyhoo, it’s mid-morning, sun’s out, rain stopped. So self is documenting.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is, fittingly, Water. Woo hoo!

A few other water photos from around WordPress:

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