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Bottom’s Dream – Arno Schmidt (tr. John E. Woods) Pages 141-170

More of my journey into the realms contained in Arno Schmidt’s “Bottom’s Dream”, it’s been three weeks since my last update on my progress and in that time I’ve managed to make it through a whole twenty-nine pages!!! 836 more words

Bottom’s Dream – Arno Schmidt (tr. John E. Woods) Pages 96-141

It is probably fitting that my first post for 2017 is another progress update on Arno Schmidt’s “Bottom’s Dream”, considering I intend to continue my reading journey through this literary revelation, it will probably take up a substantial amount of my 2017 posts. 1,159 more words

Books abandoned, 2016

As always: I’m sure it was my fault, and not the book’s fault, that I abandoned it.

(Except when it was the book’s fault).

And also: “Abandoned” doesn’t necessarily mean that I won’t come back to some of these books. 626 more words

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Bottom’s Dream – Arno Schmidt (tr. John E. Woods) Pages 80-95

It has been a few weeks since I posted a “Bottom’s Dream” update, however in that time I have managed to make it through a whole fifteen pages, and I would have kept reading without an update here, however I read back through my notes and thought it was time I put the gibberish onto a page and made it public. 1,269 more words