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Currently Reading

As usual, I’m juggling several books at the moment. It sounds crazy, but fellow book bloggers will understand the conflicting urges of the moment that make you reach for one book in the morning and the other in the evening. 606 more words


The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood

The Year of the Flood is the second book in the MaddAddam trilogy. In trilogies I think that the second book can often have less of an arc than the books on either side of it. 417 more words

Book Review

Nơi cư trú | Habitation- Margaret Atwood

Sinh năm 1939 tại Ottawa, với hơn 40 cuốn sách đã xuất bản, Margaret Atwood là một trong những cây bút nổi tiếng nhất của Canada hiện nay. 548 more words

Thơ Dịch | Poetry

Today's Foodism: Ah Ah Ah Ah, Staying Alive, Staying Alive . . .

I have never understood people who don’t derive any sense of joy from eating. It’s food. It’s a life sustaining force. And . . . it’s pretty damn good, to boot. 6 more words


The Station Poll: Vote for February's Short Stories

January is on its final stretch. February is beginning to beckon. As always, the Station is getting ready to feature a new set of short stories. 165 more words

Short Stories

Mystics and Myths...

Since there was no post for Friday Philosophy this week, posting some thoughts tonight. :)

“I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge – myth is more potent than history – dreams are more powerful than facts – hope always triumphs over experience – laughter is the cure for grief – love is stronger than death.” ~ Robert Fulghum… 127 more words

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REVIEW: The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale, the classic novel by Margaret Atwood, is a stunning piece of fiction. It’s a dystopian novel set in the near future when women have lost all rights and freedom and are essentially now considered property and only valuable for their ability to reproduce.   324 more words