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Why Contemporary Novels Lack Substance

I recently finished a novel, The Girl Who Fell from the Sky, and I can barely remember what happened except to say it had the general message that racism is bad, mixed race identity confusing. 1,071 more words

Beethoven, Freud, and the mystery of genius

“The joy of listening to Beethoven is comparable to the pleasure of reading Joyce,” writes Alex Ross in a recent issue of The New Yorker… 855 more words

Writing

Daily fantasy hockey tips: 6 hot notes for 10/17

There are six games on the docket and plenty of options in our FantasyScore contests. Take note of these six players as you assemble your lineups. 425 more words

Hockey

A Review of Revolutionaries of the Soul

Here’s a review by Guido Mina Di Sospiro of my new book Revolutionaries of the Soul. With Joscelyn Godwin Guido is the author of… 41 more words

Introduction

On Music - Colin Wilson

from ‘Modern Music – The Problem’ (Part One)

The essence of the ‘Modernist’ controversy was stated in the 1880s by Max Nordau in his book… 4,495 more words

Essays

Philosophers

PHILOSOPHERS:

They aspire, always, to lucidity.
Bishop Berkely saw, with lucidity,
our misplaced trust in “reality”.
“Ideas”, in the mind, are all that exist;
all else is delusion, he would insist. 237 more words

Poetry

2014-2015 Season Preview: Into The Unknown

It is a new era for the Nashville Predators, as the 2014-2015 campaign marks the first season in franchise history that Barry Trotz is not barking out orders from behind the bench. 745 more words

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