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Why is it considered the height of literary genius when certain windbags puke on a page? [Part Two]

(Preface: I wrote this back in May & forgot to publish it. & actually forgot to finish it. Oops! Apologies if anyone was waiting with bated breath. 1,420 more words


Reading in Detail

Dear Readers,

Since I am starting this writing malarkey, I might as well begin by writing about writing; or books to be exact. I, myself, am an avid reader and the proud owner of 239 books and that number would be greater if I had the money to purchase more. 474 more words


Quote of the Week & Banned Books Week!

“I’ll read my books and I’ll drink coffee and I’ll listen to music, and I’ll bolt the door.”
– J.D. Salinger, Author of The Catcher in the Rye… 98 more words


My Salinger Year by Joanna Rakoff

My Salinger Year by Joanna Rakoff

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

If I had a category for Most Charming Read of the Year, there would be one entrant for 2014: … 693 more words


Catcher in the Rye Feature on Holden

Finished the magazine article…it sucks pretty bad.

Here’s the quotes I use…I don’t think the entire essay should go on here since it failed at life. 162 more words


"How to be a Writer"

If I could strike out the title, I would. Every effing word of it. Excuse my language, let me explain.

Last night, I was looking for a workout to do, so that I could get my exercise in. 538 more words