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A Confession

I find myself these days between the proverbial rock and a hard place. I begin to feel the pressures the average German must have felt in the teens of the last century as Hitler began his rise to power. 704 more words

Hugh's Blogs

A Guy Called Joe

Author Joseph Conrad born in the Ukraine this day in 1857; his birthplace was once part of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Before he came to England, he had a career in the merchant navy; this is reflected in the strong nautical content of many of his works. 13 more words

Novels

Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad - Review

“We live in the flicker—may it last as long as the old earth keeps rolling! But darkness was here yesterday.”

On a cold night floating on the Thames, Charles Marlow regales his shipmates with the tale of his encounter with Kurtz. 309 more words

Books

Thanksgiving Dinner at Conrad Pune

This Thanksgiving, relish a traditional dinner at Coriander Kitchen. The restaurant has a buffet with an array of dishes including turkey, sweet potato hash, roasted butternut squash with hash, braised chicken drumstick with apple and more. 26 more words

Pune

TUNES // SOHN - Conrad

Almost exactly two years ago, SOHN‘s “Artifice” stopped me dead in my tracks. It was one of those songs that managed to be anomalous and familiar at the same time.  85 more words

Hullabaloo

Single Review - SOHN - Conrad

Christopher Taylor a.k.a SOHN has announced the release of his second album Rennen which is expected on January 13th and now he’s released another single from the album with ‘Conrad’. 87 more words

Music

Manila: Conrad

Conrad Manila is the newest luxury hotel in the capital of the Philippines. Actually located in Pasay City, the brand new property offers an incredible view of the bay as well as modern architecture. 39 more words

Travel