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Day 142- the packing begins 

books. So. Many. Books.

I limited myself to ten boxes of books. I’m not sure that will even put a dent in how many I have. 27 more words

365 Day Photo Challenge

The Geothe Method of Discovery The Right Minds Intuitive Way, via Alchemy

While studying plants Goethe developed his scientific method and chronicled his ideas in his book “The Metamophasis of Plants”, published in 1790. According to Goethe, when studying anything, especially life in the context of nature one must find the underlying creative process and not preferentially study the completed form. 1,633 more words

21: Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

I still don’t understand the hype. I don’t know that it’s creepy so much as uncomfortable. It’s beautifully written, most of the time. But I don’t quite know what makes it  262 more words


Tropic of the Week #1: The Overlooked Teachers At Hogwarts

The characters in the Harry Potter series are well developed (and I mean the books, not the movies). Of those characters, if one is to look at the teachers at Hogwarts, two have been given detailed background stories – namely Snape and Dumbledore. 967 more words


Date A Girl Who Reads, But...

The girl who reads seems like the kind of girl men might want to date. She seems easy to please, that’s once you can get past her irritation at being made to look up from her book. 439 more words


observations 5.23.15

Treat yourself
to a rum & Dr. Pepper,
and you’ll understand
the beauty of Coke.


there is no greater joy
in the pursuit of efficiency… 7 more words


About doing Honours


Who would have thought that Literary Theory could be so fascinating!

This book, The Courage of Truth, is the compilation of Michel Foucault’s last lectures at the College de France. 633 more words