About Michelle L.

Love movies, music, travel, reading, girl-y stuff and shopping.

Public Notes


Recent Activity

  • Michelle shared from 11/22/63 by Stephen King
    When all else fails, give up and go to the library.
    Note: yes
  • Michelle shared from Paris Without End: The True Story of Hemingway's First Wife by Gioia Diliberto
    “There is never any ending to Paris and the memory of each person who has lived in it differs from that of any other. We always returned to it no matter who we were or how it changed or with what difficulties, or ease, it could be reached. Paris was always worth it and you received return for whatever you brought to it. But this was how Paris was in the early days when we were very poor and very happy.”
    Note: per Hemingway:
  • Michelle shared from The Circle by Dave Eggers
    I mean, it was like setting up a guillotine in the public square. You don’t expect a thousand people to line up to put their heads in it.”
  • Michelle shared from The Circle by Dave Eggers
    Does it seem like a good idea to you that a private company would control the flow of all information? That participation, at their beck and call, is mandatory?”
  • Michelle shared from The Circle by Dave Eggers
    I’m social enough. But the tools you guys create actually manufacture unnaturally extreme social needs. No one needs the level of contact you’re purveying. It improves nothing. It’s not nourishing. It’s like snack food.
(SAn Francisco, Ca)
Michelle L.