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Ramblings About Books...Again.

I finished a book today, but when I sat it down I felt very strange. I realized that this book had in no way altered my thoughts. 338 more words

Okay, David Mitchell, Only You Can Get Away With This: The Tweet-Story-Novel-Promo

It was inevitable: someone was going to write an entire short story via Twitter. Probably it’s already happened, but I’ve managed to ignore it because, hard as I try to be all with-it and trendy,*I…I just can’t help myself. 306 more words

Wing's Words

“If you show someone something you’ve written, you give them a sharpened stake, lie down in your coffin, and say, ‘When you’re ready’.”

― David Mitchell, Black Swan Green

Creative Writing

“Travel far enough, you meet yourself.” – David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

Photo of the Florence skyline.

The Dreamer

119. The Man Booker Prize Longlist, 2014...

Today the longlist for the Man Booker 2014 literary prize was released, and long-time readers of this blog will know how much I love the Man Booker prize… 398 more words

BOOKS

The Man Booker Prize Longlist 2014

This year’s Man Booker Prize longlist was announced today. The thirteen titles are:

Joshua Ferris – To Rise Again at a Decent Hour
Richard Flanagan – The Narrow Road to the Deep North… 381 more words
Books

WWW Wednesdays #2

Okay, I am once again trying to maintain a steady blogging routine.

Hosted by Should Be Reading, to play along just answer the following three questions: 185 more words

Reading