What objects would you bring with you?

Discuss the March 2017 Book of the Month, Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel.
Post Reply
User avatar
Natalie Charlene
Posts: 97
Joined: 15 Jul 2016, 23:08
Currently Reading: Ender's Game
Bookshelf Size: 48
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-natalie-charlene.html
Latest Review: Toxic Cookout by Rob Dinsmoor

Re: What objects would you bring with you?

Post by Natalie Charlene »

I have two objects that I already take with me everywhere I go. The first is a small pendant that broke off of a necklace my mother got me for Christmas when I was away from home in the military. She had it specially made for me. It is a piece of map showing my hometown laid underneath glass.

The second is a necklace I made from my old dog's dog tag. It shows a paw print on one side and his name, Mojo, on the other side. I wear it nearly everyday. He was the first dog I adopted, and I lost him very abruptly when he was four years old due to an intestinal rupture.
User avatar
Brittster
Posts: 37
Joined: 04 Apr 2016, 15:37
Currently Reading: Inkheart
Bookshelf Size: 25
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-brittster.html
Latest Review: "Trankarri" by Christopher Dean
Reading Device: B00KC6I06S

Post by Brittster »

What a difficult decision! I would agree with many there that I would bring a Bible as my first item. I think my other item would be a stuffed dog my husband gave me. Someone to keep me company and a constant reminder of my husband. Besides, Simon Theodore is a great listener.
Latest Review: "Trankarri" by Christopher Dean
User avatar
Nthabeleng
Posts: 91
Joined: 25 Apr 2017, 12:48
Currently Reading: Tips, Myths and Rips: A Physician's Advice
Bookshelf Size: 28
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-nthabeleng.html
Latest Review: "Roadmap to the End of Days" by Daniel Friedmann

Post by Nthabeleng »

Photo album and Bible
Latest Review: "Roadmap to the End of Days" by Daniel Friedmann
interrupted_girl
Posts: 34
Joined: 25 Apr 2017, 21:00
Bookshelf Size: 5

Post by interrupted_girl »

My iPad, earphones, red lipstick, and pics of my pets.
Thnx?
csimmons032
Posts: 687
Joined: 27 Feb 2015, 21:49
Favorite Author: Stephenie Meyer
Favorite Book: Twilight and The Last Song
Currently Reading: Bluewater Walkabout
Bookshelf Size: 707
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-csimmons032.html
Latest Review: "Book Blueprint" by Jacqui Pretty
fav_author_id: 2594

Post by csimmons032 »

That's a really tough question to answer, but the ones I could think of at the top of my head would be pictures of my family and my bible. Out of old habits I would probably have a drawing pad of some sort since I am an artist.
Latest Review: "Book Blueprint" by Jacqui Pretty
Lovely Eimeren
Posts: 18
Joined: 29 Apr 2017, 05:21
Bookshelf Size: 11
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-lovely-eimeren.html
Latest Review: "Raven's Peak" by Lincoln Cole

Post by Lovely Eimeren »

Uh oh,sounds so sentimental. I don't like the idea of holding on to the past. ??
Latest Review: "Raven's Peak" by Lincoln Cole
User avatar
Jessiebessie123
Posts: 47
Joined: 22 Apr 2017, 13:19
Bookshelf Size: 17
Reading Device: 1400699169

Post by Jessiebessie123 »

A bible and photos and proper shoes.
User avatar
Snowflake
Posts: 688
Joined: 07 Feb 2017, 10:32
Currently Reading: Adrift
Bookshelf Size: 286
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-snowflake.html
Latest Review: Don't Think Twice by Barbara Schoichet

Post by Snowflake »

Jessiebessie123 wrote:A bible and photos and proper shoes.
I definitely like the proper shoes idea! I think I would bring a journal (with some photos tucked inside) and maybe a mulit tool that included a pen. Tough question!
peace starts with a smile...
User avatar
GCalkins
Posts: 12
Joined: 09 May 2017, 10:05
Currently Reading: The Wonder
Bookshelf Size: 652
Reading Device: B00JG8GOWU

Post by GCalkins »

One of my grandmother's handmade quilts would definitely be going with me, as they are extremely sentimental, but also serve a functional purpose. Additionally, probably a small notebook and pen. Maybe not the most practical, but I think I would lose my mind if I couldn't write things down!
srm628
Posts: 94
Joined: 29 May 2016, 22:17
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 38
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-srm628.html
Latest Review: The Ultimate Guide For The Avid Indoorsman by John Driver

Post by srm628 »

I don't think I have any items that I would bring with it. It's hard to choose just a few items that only serve as memory sakes and not for survival. The items I have now that I tend to bring with me are stuffed animals that were given to me by friends and family.
User avatar
EMoffat
Posts: 279
Joined: 24 Apr 2017, 15:50
Currently Reading: Norse Mythology
Bookshelf Size: 134
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-emoffat.html
Latest Review: A Life In Waiting by Katrina Benson

Post by EMoffat »

I would bring my usb filled with the photos of my life and my beautiful cat because she is my baby!
Escarilla
Posts: 13
Joined: 14 May 2017, 15:44
Currently Reading: Solaris Seethes
Bookshelf Size: 11

Post by Escarilla »

i would bring my family photos and my Bible. i would bring my family photos because they serve as a reminder of my family. I would bring my Bible for inspiration and to give me spritual strength in my journey.
User avatar
Lu-Ellen
Posts: 36
Joined: 12 May 2017, 08:49
Bookshelf Size: 35
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-lu-ellen.html
Latest Review: "My Trip to Adele" by A.I.Alyaseer, R.I.Alyaseer

Post by Lu-Ellen »

Two objects... I would take my wedding album and my tablet so I'd always got books with me
Why is a raven like a writing desk ??
Latest Review: "My Trip to Adele" by A.I.Alyaseer, R.I.Alyaseer
User avatar
Marika Tabone
Posts: 52
Joined: 30 Apr 2017, 15:24
Currently Reading: Lost Bastards
Bookshelf Size: 25
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-marika-tabone.html
Latest Review: From Drift to SHIFT by Jody B. Miller

Post by Marika Tabone »

This is a very difficult decision to make. I think I would opt for my diary and a pen. In my diary I have my favourite inspirational quotes and a picture of my family. These would give me moral support. The pen would be useful too as i could write my experiences.
nikkon
Posts: 27
Joined: 27 May 2017, 19:48
Bookshelf Size: 16
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-nikkon.html
Latest Review: "My Trip to Adele" by A.I.Alyaseer, R.I.Alyaseer

Post by nikkon »

My book and my wooden bracelet that my father made for me.
Latest Review: "My Trip to Adele" by A.I.Alyaseer, R.I.Alyaseer
Post Reply

Return to “Discuss "Station Eleven" by Emily St. John Mandel”