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A Clockwork Composer — J. Andrés Ballesteros

A Clockwork Composer — J. Andrés Ballesteros.

Did you know that Anthony Burgess, author of the infamous book A Clockwork Orange, wrote 250 musical works?     42 more words


My Life in Books

Originally posted on The Indiependet on January 18, 2015 by juliette in Books, My Life In Books // 0 Comments

Unlike most wannabe Literature students, I didn’t get into Literature until a relatively late age. 1,093 more words


A Few Cogs Short of a Clockwork

A Clockwork Orange, classified as a movie classic – at least, that’s what my friends who have recommended it to me classify it as. While there may be some aspects of the film that I agree are quite spectacular, the costumes, the make-up, what have you… The rest threw me off of ever wanting to watch the film again. 466 more words


Books read in January

I know January is not over, but here are the three books I have read so far:

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Amazing book. 867 more words


Christmas Book Haul!

What better way to start off the beginning of the year (okay, mid-January, but let’s run with it) than to have a bit of a Christmas book haul?  86 more words



“If he can only perform good or only perform evil, then he is a clockwork orange—meaning that he has the appearance of an organism lovely with colour and juice but is in fact only a clockwork toy to be wound up by God or the Devil.” 51 more words

The Quote Challenge

A Clockwork Orange - Chapter 3

In the first part of chapter 3 Alex is released back into the world, the first place he goes is to a café. The place is rather dirty and he points out the grubby light bulb. 710 more words