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1984, by George Orwell / *****

I haven’t read 1984 since high school, and yet, it has stuck with me for nearly 20 years. I had never read anything quite like it before – nothing quite as thoughtful and intricate in its horrifically cynical view of the future. 636 more words

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The Classic and Hugely Influential Dystopian Novel

“War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.”

-George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four

“Big Brother is watching you.”

-George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four


-George Orwell, …

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Oh No! It's the Bright Orange Beastie

What is a Trump anyway? Who in the last century would have imagined that we’d be pondering that troubling question in 2016, or that this brave new century would morph into… 68 more words

10 Books that Have Changed my Life

This post is inspired by The Wounded Healer’s post on the same subject, who in turn was given the idea by Mia of Sub Soare… 629 more words

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