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Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh

This book slayed me man. So fascinating, entertaining, sad, authentic seeming, a novel I had to put down; it would overwhelm me with how powerful it was. 274 more words

Book Reviews

Trainspotting (1996) IMDB Top 250 Guest Review

Today’s IMDB Top 250 Guest Review comes from Mark of Marked Movies. He’s also reviewed Heat (HERE) and Argo (HERE) and… 638 more words


Book Festival: IDP2043: ‘The future isn’t what it used to be’

Last year the Edinburgh International Book Festival hosted Stripped, a segment dedicated to graphic novels. This year, they’ve tried something a little different by commissioning their own: IDP2043. 112 more words


'The Bubblegum Tax' ( a 'found' poem)

The Bubblegum Tax


(now i’ve got my ticket,
i don’t care about the dirt and grime.
we’re together this time and it’s beautiful.)

one … six … thirteen … twenty-three … twenty-nine … thirty-four… 81 more words


Book Festival: Irvine Welsh.

“I just thought it would be a great title,” smiles Irvine Welsh. “It had nothing really to do with the book.” Admittedly, The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins… 147 more words


Ceej Says... IDP: 2043 Review (Freight Books)

Publisher: Freight Books
Writer(s): Irvine Welsh, Pat Mills, Will Morris, Adam Murphy, Mary Talbot, Denise Mina
Artist(s): Dan McDaid, Barroux, Kate Charlesworth, Will Morris, Adam Murphy, Hannah Berry… 1,580 more words


Procrastination: The Heart, The Penis, The Asshole, and The Brain

I gasped back to life.

The alarm is ringing. It’s 5 a.m. Time to get to work. 962 more words

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