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“Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a disease, an addiction, a fascination, an absurdity, a fate. It is not a hobby. Those who do it must do it.”

~Jeanette Winterson

Books

Procrastination Sunday #1

If you (like me) are a procrastinator in search of something really worthwhile to read, you may enjoy the following articles I have put together. There are only four (because you can’t procrastinate for too long on a Sunday) but I think each one changed how I thought about life this week (which, for me, is when procrastination becomes worthwhile). 163 more words

Jeanette Winterson

idol worship

Another month, another reading list. The summer is coming to a close, so I’ve been rushing to get through the last of my leisure reading before classes start next week. 334 more words

Literature

Weekend inspiration quotes - on risk #1

What you risk reveals what you value. -Jeanette Winterson

Inspiration

Lighthousekeeping

The obsession began on Porthcawl breakwater, watching monstrous waves smash and claw at the little iron lighthouse. I was convinced there was a man in its head and he would be toppled and thrashed mercilessly on the rocks. 483 more words

Review: Gut Symmetries by Jeanette Winterson

A boat leaves for America. On it are our protagonists, a young woman and her older, married lover. This is a tale of a love triangle, ruminating on the theme of time passing. 119 more words