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NPM: #16 Window Watcher

Athe Window

D.H. Lawrence,1885- 1930

The pine-trees bend to listen to the autumn wind as it mutters
Something which sets the black poplars ashake with hysterical laughter; 134 more words


A Year-Long Period of Mourning for the Murder of Presidential Sister Kris Aquino

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A Year-Long Period of Mourning for the Murder of Presidential Sister Kris Aquino

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No one expected that Kris Aquino would be murdered in front of a live studio audience by a rampaging deranged ninja. 743 more words


Reading diary, #5

So far this year I’ve read 37 books, which, judging by previous years, should see me read 150 books by the end of the year. This is just as well as I’ve joined the 150 books reading challenge on GoodReads, although it’s currently telling me I’m 2 books behind schedule. 1,230 more words


Fecund (or: Falling in love with two older men from afar)

Fecund is one of my favourite words. It means: fertile, fruitful, reproduction, prolific, rich, pregnant. Juicy word, eh?

I remember clearly where I found the word… 392 more words


Travel At Home Tip #11

“Travel At Home” by catching up on some classic literature.


How on earth have I avoided the Ragged Trousered Philanthropists for so long?

As a student of English literature in the 1990s at the University of East Anglia, I thought I’d come across all the ‘classics’ I would ever want to or not want to read. 464 more words

An Obscene Trial

Regardless of whether authoritative, official censorship exists in a society, common people have always been the most feared of censors. The masses are the most powerful in the sense that they can make or destroy a writer. 632 more words