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“It’s no good trying to get rid of your own aloneness. You’ve got to stick to it all your life. Only at times, at times, the gap will be filled in. 53 more words


Cambridge Tryst

Cambridge Tryst 670 words

Over a chequered table cloth, the straw-wrapped Chianti bottle at his elbow, and a waiter at his side, Stephen explained the most basic principles of quantum physics to his fionce. 661 more words


A List of Virtues

People have different ways to improve their habits and goals. Success-oriented people and leaders to be motivated make their own list, like Benjamin Franklin and DH Lawrence. 431 more words


I am in Nettleton, Wychwood to be precise, one time home of DH Lawrence – was he a bastard or not? Your call. I loved you, I loved you, I loved you. 15 more words


Reading diary, #10

I’ve given up on writing actual full-length book reviews on this blog – you know, a post about a single book, covering it in some detail. 1,476 more words


Books everywhere

At least these book haul posts are now less frequent, and feature fewer books, than they did in previous years. Even so, I really need another big clearout – I can even reach some of my bookshelves because of all the books stacked in front of them. 264 more words


The lead (run) up to marriage. (Auto-biography).

The words have been lean  lately. The school holidays are the bane of and blame for, lack of words flowing. I am too much of a me, and more of a me person,  to try to put down words under difficult circumstances. 908 more words

Gerard Oosterman