What’s on Page 56? [via Tara Jon Manning on Facebook]

Via Waylon Lewis
on Nov 20, 2008
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What’s on Page 56?

“Send this to friends or post it on your profile.”
“Despite believing she is a witch, Mary likes Sarah and, in a strange way, trusts her.”

Random Passage – Bernice Morgan

* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence along with these instructions in a note to your wall.
* Don’t dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.

Here’s Walter Taylor’s: “We’re mindful of our food and it tastes better.” SMR, turning the Mind into an Ally

Here’s mine (me being Waylon Lewis): On one of James’ visits to New York, Max took a fancy to his ten-gallon hat. James sent one to Perkins, and it fit perfectly. “I happened to be walking in it with a portrait painter,” Max wrote in thanking him, “and he begged me to let him paint me in it, and that never happened before I got this hat.” From that day forward, there was hardly a moment when Perkins did not wear a hat, indoors and out. Eventually he traded off permanently to a sort gray-felt fedora, size seven, which he wore so low that it folded his ears forward.

~ Max Perkins, Editor of Genius, by A. Scott Berg.


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


One Response to “What’s on Page 56? [via Tara Jon Manning on Facebook]”

  1. Joana Smith says:

    What’s on page 57?