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Top 5 Books I Will Never Read

Now these aren’t necessarily books I have hated, they are mostly ones that I have tried to read and they have failed to capture my interest for some reason –  or in No. 128 more words

Books

Simon Maginn - Putting the Tongue in Brighton's Literary Cheek

A writer’s success is often defined by their notoriety, or at the very least, by their own unique footsteps which have left a mark of distinction upon a particular genre. 606 more words

Brighton

Time for a Tiger in Kuala Kangsar

One of Kuala Kangsar’s more famous former residents was the novelist Anthony Burgess (1917-1993), who was employed as an English teacher at the prestigious Malay College from 1954 to 1956.  867 more words

Malaysia

Pitti Uomo: Orange Culture Spring / Summer 2016

Runway Gallery of Orange Culture SS16 showacase at Pitti Uomo. 

Images via ITC: Ethical Fashion Initiative, and edited by T.G.S. 

Men's Fashion

A Clockwork Orange- Nadsat Dictionary

Having recently read A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess, I found myself having to look up some of the words in the book. I found several Nadsat dictionarys online, however some were missing some words, I have therefore filled in the gaps. 457 more words

Reading

Nothing Like the Sun by Anthony Burgess (1964)

loving is all fear: from loving to losing is but the change of a letter.

This is a fictional depiction of Shakespeare’s passions and ambitions, his loves and losses, and fills in some of the gaps in his ‘missing’ years. 331 more words

Novels

Slumberland

“Laugh and the world laughs with you,
snore and you sleep alone.”
Anthony Burgess

Recently I’ve been going to bed earlier and earlier. I’m working on not staying up so late, so that I can get an early start on my day. 303 more words

LIFE