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A Clockwork Orange - Chapter 1

I decided that I would like to illustrate Anthony Burgess’ novella A Clockwork Orange, due to its theme and its length. It was a length that I could read it all in a relatively short space of time and its structure of three chapters each split into seven sections, seemed to allow for a nice amount of illustrations. 1,120 more words


America, It is Time to Make a Difference!

By DANIA SAENZ | SEPT. 1, 2014

In the American society today, the average American family struggles financially and health wise. In many articles people tend to blame the government and believe that they cannot help, but is only capable of making issues worse. 730 more words


My favorite (non-Asimov) science fiction novels

Science fiction is my favorite genre, particularly what is called “hard sf” – science fiction with few fantasy or space opera elements, in which some technological or scientific advance drives the plot.  1,393 more words

Aldous Huxley

One Year to Live...

Anthony Burgess was 40 when he learned that he had only one year to live. He had a brain tumour that would kill him within a year. 278 more words

Personal Development

Quote Of The Day

Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.

Anthony Burgess

WWW Wednesday [November 19]

WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted at Should Be Reading where participants share: (1) what they are reading, (2) what they recently finished reading and (3) what they think they’ll read next. 105 more words

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Novella November: A Clockwork Orange

With much struggle, I was finally able to complete A Clockwork Orange. Verdict: the use of nadsat, an invented slang with Russian influence, was inventive. 227 more words

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