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The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka: A Book Review

Without the reviews written by my friends on Goodreads as well as the library of information in the internet, particularly in the Wikipedia, I would not have the slightest ideas of what the main story is all about. 425 more words


Sylvia by Leonard Michaels and Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton

Sylvia by Leonard Michaels and Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton:

I found myself with a bit more time on my hands and picked up these two slim-line novels. 561 more words

Dam Bitches

I Have Drunk the Wine of Life at Last - Day 3

Today we journeyed to Lenox, MA, to The Mount, the home of writer Edith Wharton. Just like Millay, she defied social expectations for a woman of her time and pursued her intellectual ambitions to the highest degree. 495 more words

Ethan Frome, Dir: John Madden, 95min, 1993

Clearly this is an adaptation of a famed novel.  I wouldn’t know anything about that, except that there’s a bunch of user-created footage on youtube, and no official trailer, although you can watch this film there. 729 more words


So what exactly constitutes to a bad plot?

Remember back in the day when being published meant you most likely wrote something that would qualify as a “literary masterpiece”? Of course you don’t, you weren’t even born yet. 541 more words

10 Books That Should Be Made (or Remade) Into Movies STAT

So, I’m not one of those people who obsesses over books and consequently hates their movie counterparts (I do obsess over books, but I also obsess over their movies). 1,275 more words

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