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Reimagine classics with incredible book art

I think we can all safely admit to judging a book by its cover… and with the recent trend of stunning book art, maybe that adage should hold less weight. 53 more words

Art

Ulysses by James Joyce

4/5 stars (2 stars for overall enjoyment)

Ulysses is considered to THE modernist novel. Divided into 18 episodes, the novel is loosely based on Homer’s the Odyssey. 1,100 more words

Fiction

Alphabe Thursday .... J is for the walking of James Joyce

Dubliners

James Joyce ( 1882 – 1941) poet and novelist,we understand was known to have developed the style called the stream of consciousness. In his novel… 54 more words

Postaday

A Tiny Little Sneak Peek of my Nearly-Completed Novel

Good day, all of my tens of followers!

I recently finished work on a (graphic/illustrated) novel I’ve spent over two-and-a-half years writing. I have sent it out to a few people, and feedback has started trickling in.  86 more words

Joyce, an Aquarian's reflections on Moon

What special affinities appeared to him to exist between the moon and woman?

Her antiquity in preceding and surviving successive tellurian generations: her nocturnal predominance: her satellitic dependence: her luminary reflection: her constancy under all her phases, rising, and setting by her appointed times, waxing and waning: the forced invariability of her aspect: her indeterminate response to inaffirmative interrogation: her potency over effluent and refluent waters: her power to enamour, to mortify, to invest with beauty, to render insane, to incite to and aid delinquency: the tranquil inscrutability of her visage: the terribility of her isolated dominant implacable resplendent propinquity: her omens of tempest and of calm: the stimulation of her light, her motion and her presence: the admonition of her craters, her arid seas, her silence: her splendour, when visible: her attraction, when invisible. 52 more words

Weakness and timidity and inexperience

“He did not want to play. He wanted to meet in the real world the unsubstantial image which his soul so constantly beheld. He did not know where to seek it or how, but a premonition which led him on told him that this image would, without any overt act of his, encounter him. 90 more words

Literature