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Life of Pi by Yann Martel is heavily marketed as the kind of spiritual journey that will give rebirth to your belief in God. While I’ve still yet to see the movie, I was able to recently finish the book after a feverish encounter with the last hundred pages or so, and I have to say it was quite the unsettling and powerful experience. 1,141 more words
After the tragic sinking of a cargo ship, one solitary lifeboat remains bobbing on the wild, blue Pacific. The only survivors from the wreck are a sixteen-year-old boy named Pi, a hyena, a zebra (with a broken leg), a female orang-utan…and a 450-pound Royal Bengal tiger. 957 more words
WRITING PROMPT #7: “I must say a word about fear. It is life’s only true opponent.” – Yann Martel, Life of Pi
Hey, book lovers!
I’m sorry I haven’t posted in a while, I’ve been a bit busy working on assessments and then I was away with a friend for a few days in Liverpool, so I haven’t been able to work on any reviews or put up any of my poetry or short fiction. 357 more words