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50 Books- The Picture of Dorian Gray

Oh, it is such a relief to be reading books I am enjoying.  I knew when I took this on I would have some books I disliked, but it is wonderful that so far, the bulk of the books have been ones I can consider pleasant. 724 more words

50 Books

The Power Dynamic of Dorian Gray

In The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde creates a powerful struggle between Dorian Gray and his portrait. Though the power dynamic between the two is not unparalleled in literature, the approach and result are unique. 1,180 more words


A blast from the past - Dorian Gray

One of my most popular songs, even after all these years, concerns a man who wanted eternal youth. But, of course, nothing comes for free. Have a listen for yourself. 58 more words

Dorian Gray

Dil Da Mamlaa: Matter Of The Heart


The above pictures have been doing the rounds on Facebook sites dedicated to Jimmy Page, which I pore over manically every single day. It seems these are  very recent  photographs of the divine Mr Page. 445 more words

Led Zeppelin

Item of the day: Jack Wills Penguin Classics

For a limited time only, Jack Wills are giving away (you read that right – giving away!) copies of Pride and Prejudice, The Picture of Dorian Gray and Great Expectations with every order over £75. 37 more words


The Book Rainbow - Orange

This week’s spine colour is orange! I don’t actually own too many orange books (I do, but some I haven’t read, so I cannot review them) so I had to cheat a little bit with the Penguin classics and even then I only had four. 642 more words


Word Appreciation

After reading Dorian Gray, amongst other ideas, I was inspired to make this post of authors and poets who really know the credit that words have to our society. 198 more words