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Vladimir Nabokov on Writing, Reading, and the Three Qualities a Great Storyteller Must Have | Brain Pickings

“Between the wolf in the tall grass and the wolf in the tall story there is a shimmering go-between. That go-between, that prism, is the art of literature.” 996 more words


Eggs à la Nabocoque

Vladimir Nabokov’s recipe for eggs (à la Nabocoque, natch)–

Boil water in a saucepan (bubbles mean it is boiling!). Take two eggs (for one person) out of the refrigerator.

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Livro: Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)

Mais uma vez, meus cumprimentos a você que aí está.

Seguindo o Desafio Literário, resolvi que iria começar relendo “Lolita”, que eu já havia lido umas duas ou três vezes. 619 more words

Eu Li

WEEK 6 & 7- All Together

Reading too many books…and all at the same time is not a very good idea (as I have come to realize lately). After a span of almost 2 weeks, I haven’t progressed much. 216 more words


Estoy bajo el agua y los latidos de mi corazón producen círculos en la superficie.

-Milan Kundera


Estoy leyendo a Murakami pero la verdad, me hace extrañar a Nabokov (Y a otros más). 208 more words

“It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.”
― Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita

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