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Cloud Atlas ; upon war and peace

“Another war is always coming, Robert. They are never properly extinguished. “What sparks wars? The will to power, the backbone of human nature. The threat of violence, the fear of violence, or actual violence, is the instrument of this dreadful will. 230 more words

Waiting on Wednesday

Bone Clocks.

By David Mitchell.

Release Date: 2nd September.

From Amazon:

“One drowsy summer’s day in 1984, teenage runaway Holly Sykes encounters a strange woman who offers a small kindness in exchange for ‘asylum’.

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Inspirational quotes from Cloud Atlas

Sonmi-451: Our lives are not our own. we are bound to others, past and present. And by each crime and every kindness, we birth our future. 204 more words


Monday Motivation: A master of obliquity

- Richard Beynon

Restraint, we say, is the writer’s best friend. Show, we say, don’t tell. Avoid explanations. Describe the smoke, and let your reader… 1,026 more words

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Medienmontag, ist klar, ne?

1. Wenn SchauspielerInnen unter die SchriftstellerInnen (wahlweise alternativ: MusikerInnen) gehen kann da unter Umständen was bei rum kommen. Andersherum ist es in der Regel schlimmer, weil eben nicht jeder schauspielerisches Talent aufweist… 231 more words

Das Andere

What is a ocean but a multitude of drops...

I finally watched Cloud Atlas the other day and it was BEAUTIFUL.

My decision to watch it came about after seeing and interview with Doona Bae and Jim Sturgess and I decided I HAD to know what they were talking about in terms of costumes and character switches. 222 more words