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Abandoning Books

As I struggled to come up with a topic for this week, life as always provided the answer. Yesterday, my best friend and I were discussing the right time to abandon a book. 850 more words

Essays

Review: Hard-Boiled Wonderland and The End of the World

Featured illustration by Micah Lidberg

I haven’t done a book review in a while, and now I’ve finished three books since my post about Library of Souls… 987 more words

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"Make American Loitering Great Again" - A Conversation with Leland Cheuk

Leland Cheuk is a big part of the Flapperhouse family: he has performed at three of our readings, and contributed three excellent flash fictions to our Summer 2017 issue (including… 1,531 more words

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Hard-Boiled Wonderland & the End of the World

Title: Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World

Author: Haruki Murakami

Pages: 400

First Published: 1985

First Sentence: The elevator continued its impossibly slows ascent. 607 more words

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It's Only Partially All Doom & Gloom. Sort of.

Not surprisingly, @TheEconomist published an interesting article last month titled “A sense of dread.” Ooh ooh ooh! the reader says excitedly, head in hands, lunch about to be expelled through their oral cavity, … 1,023 more words