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Byronic Hero - Lord Byron

“That man of loneliness and mystery,
Scarce seen to smile, and seldom heard to sigh— (I, VIII)


He knew himself a villain—but he deem’d…

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Calm Before the Storm

I had SMI with Conrad today and was the biggest stress reliever ever, I mean I really tried not to vent on him, although I did a little, but all in all we shared some pretty deep stuff and were comfortable sharing about it. 175 more words

Weenie Wednesday

How did I not think of this earlier? Introducing Weenie Wednesday! The videos make me kind of dizzy.

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The Dementedness Destroying Israel

The Dementedness Destroying Israel

William A. Cook

“They were conquerors, and for that you want only brute force nothing to boast of, when you have it, since your strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others. 2,566 more words


Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad

My first literature post is on the infamous classic, Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad, written in 1899. This novel was one of the set-works for a semester course I did in English Language and Literature at the University of Cape Town. 1,210 more words


Partners in the hazard of life

The Mirror of the Sea, Joseph Conrad’s book about people, ships and the sea, is full of good things, even if you’re only really interested in people. 356 more words


Song of the Week - Conrad

Conrad – Ben Howard

Listen up Ben Howard fans, he’s done it again! The brit musicians new album I Forget Where We Were was released this month and it’s just as good, if not better than the first. 440 more words