Sunday, February 5, 2012
New Release: The Moment
The life-changing moment is something that is hard to define on a cultural level. What might change one person's life could just be another moment in a normal day to someone else. So, as expected, when Larry Smith collected 125 stories from various "writers and artists", it was bound to become something that had different ups and downs for each reader. Though The Moment: Wild, Poignant, Life-Changing Stories from 125 Writers and Artists, Famous and Obscure seems to tend toward the sad--illness, death, loss--there are also moments of joy and wonder dispersed throughout. If you are feeling lost in life or maybe just need to feel some sort of connection with your fellow human beings, pick up this book for a bit and you will find yourself with some new perspectives and you just might experience a good amount of reflection.
Pondering things both big and small,