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I'm not interested in politics at all. Of course I vote on all the elections

I know nothing about politics. I’m not interested in politics at all. Of course I’m a responsible citizen, and I vote on all the elections. 39 more words

Creative Writing

No Berries, Sorry Darling !


- I was sure you would bring me berries for the breakfast!

- Sorry darling, economic downturn, recession, sorry, only bread with strawberry jam. Sorry about that! 17 more words

Creative Writing

Book Review: The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain

I loved this book! There was so much mystery surrounding the truths behind the “suicide” of Riley’s sister, Lisa.  It was a novel that definitely kept me turning each page, with increasing curiosity, as I learn the truth behind Lisa’s suicide and fatal accident, Riley’s mom, and the many secrets that the MacPherson parents died with. 112 more words

Book Reviews

[674] The Magic Mountain - Thomas Mann

” What was life? No one knew. It was aware of itself the moment it became life, that much was certain—and yet did not know what it was. 663 more words


The Miniaturist, by Jessie Burton

After The Three, I swore not to buy another hardback upon impulse. That decision didn’t last long, and I am very grateful that it didn’t. 501 more words

Book Review

To Forge A Man

You know me, I just write to keep writing. Have some stream of consciousness.  I didn’t necessarily want a specific cultural vibe for this one. I mostly focused on keeping the comparison accurate while being vague enough to encourage . 140 more words


Edward “The Boss” Rochester

I’ve just finished re-reading Jane by April Lindner – it’s the height of summer here in Toronto, the days are long and stiflingly hot, and I felt like I needed a sizzling romance to get me through long days at work and exhausting train rides between my home in the suburbs and the excitement of a bright and humid Canadian downtown core. 1,424 more words

Contemporary Literature