Book content in social media – some ideas

I’ve been experimenting with IG and TikTok and I think the sites offer a lot of room for creativity as far as presenting and discussing books is concerned. I have a lot to learn but here are examples of content I enjoy trying to make to give more love to the books and engage in some creative tasks in the process.

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The last of 2021: Malve Von Hassel “The Amber Crane” and Martin Amis “Time’s Arrow”, plus favourite reads of 2021

Time flies. We’re already in 2022. Happy New Year! May it be filled with great, stimulating or pleasant reads. I’m here to post updates for the final reads I did in 2021.

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Walks with poets: Rilke

What poets or poems accompany you on your walks? What poems express what perhaps one might feel on a walk? I might post such poems once in a while. Walks are those moments when I feel connected to the sounds and sights around me. Especially in the mornings when I gather strength for the coming day, being here and now, in my surroundings as I move through them, is important.

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A short story: Two Turtle Doves

Suicidal teenager Rich Anthony was on his way to step in front of an express train when he spots a battered acoustic guitar left outside an Oxfam shop. Intrigued, Rich postpones his plans, takes the guitar home and teaches himself to play.
What happens next changes his life.

You can read it here: https://www.close2thebone.co.uk/wp/tw…

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