Twittering Tales — The Palm of My Hand

A94D8A11-14DA-4A39-9922-EFB10EA1588F“Why did you take your books down from your shelves?” she asked.

“I’m donating them to the local library,” he answered.

“You don’t want them anymore?”


“Why not?”

“Because I downloaded them all onto my Kindle and now I have my entire collection in the palm of my hand.”


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Written for this week’s Twittering Tales prompt from Kat Myrman. Photo credit: Portrait of Tracy at

10 thoughts on “Twittering Tales — The Palm of My Hand

  1. Kat Myrman June 4, 2019 / 7:38 am

    I need to do that! But I still love turning paper pages! Nice take Fandango!

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  2. Sadje June 4, 2019 / 1:42 pm

    Sounds like a true story. But I know some libraries are not taking books either because people don’t read them anymore.

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  3. Zahid Syed June 4, 2019 / 9:41 pm

    Reading must but place your technology change.The writing must in other mean fast technology.

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  4. leigha66 June 5, 2019 / 4:51 pm

    My Dad had paperbacks into the thousands. We are going to take some to Goodwill (our store takes them) and the library also, but there are many we have to get rid of that were stored in the basement and got wet. Right now most of them sit in boxes waiting to be delivered.

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