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A New and Improved Relationship with the Victorian Literature

During hectic daily activities as a reporter covering legal issues at the Corruption Eradication Commission, my former best office mate Erwida Maulia invites me to join her weekend gateway by visiting Kinokuniya bookstore on an uncertain weekend I forget the date is. 1,178 more words


Review: The Picture of Dorian Gray – by Oscar Wilde

Synopsis: Enthralled by his own exquisite portrait, Dorian Gray exchanges his soul for eternal youth and beauty. Influenced by his friend Lord Henry Wotton, he is drawn into a corrupt double life; indulging his desires in secret while remaining a gentleman in the eyes of polite society. 323 more words

Book Reviews

The Importance of Being Wilde: Man, Myth, Genius

I went to go and see an amateur production of “The Importance of Being Earnest” on Friday (the acting was not the most inspiring I’ve ever seen, but that’s not the point of this lament). 865 more words

Gothic Horror and Provoking Thought

Control. It’s the idol that all humans have – the desire to control what happens to them, to others, to make the future what we want it to be. 655 more words


Zachary Quinto Suits Up For OUT

Zachary Quinto looks dapper on one of the multiple covers of the December issue of OUT magazine, as part of the annual OUT100 portfolio — giving nod to the year’s most influential people in the LGBT community. 139 more words


The Prodigal Sun Returns

If you ever (for some bizarre reason) wanted me to abduct me but forgot your chloroform, pick up a few French baguettes and Pierre Hermé macarons. 603 more words


Emotional About Wilde

I’m currently stuck between The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins and Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn and I don’t really know which one to finish first. 1,060 more words

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