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This is goodbye!

“I keep thinking about this river somewhere, with the water moving really fast. And these two people in the water, trying to hold onto each other, holding on as hard as they can, but in the end it’s just too much. 69 more words


Never let me go: a brief analysis

Kazuo Ishiguro’s 2005 novel “Never let me go” explores the development of childhood school friends into adulthood. It takes the themes of friendship and development and forms a fresh perspective on human purpose and meaning. 726 more words

Essay Writing

The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

The New York Times calls Kazuo Ishiguro a “safe” but “formidable and not uninteresting choice” for this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature. I have a problem with the words “safe” and “not uninteresting” because they have implications that undermine Ishiguro’s virtuosity as a writer, shrinking his individual merits and profound impact to a political strategy—but, putting that aside, I’m beyond happy with the news and decided to finally read  496 more words

Book Blog

Never Let Me Go - Kazuo Ishiguro

Title: Never Let Me Go
Author: Kazuo Ishiguro
Genre: Dystopian
Pages: 288
Category: 43. Read a book where the main character goes on a journey… 311 more words


Dear Charlotte: "unable quite to let each other go"

Today I finished Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro, a novel that deals with innocence and growing up in a very unconventional way. Never Let Me Go is dystopian, but the story is not about the dystopia. 392 more words


Kazuo Ishiguro with Nobel prize in literature

This is yesterday’s news, but I just wanted to say I’m very happy about it. Japanese-born British author is not really a genre writer, but his latest novel, … 506 more words


Birthday Blues

Dear You,

I’m lost, and lately I don’t feel like I can find what I’m looking for anytime soon.

Lost. How vague, honestly, searching for whatever has been missed. 241 more words

Open Letter To Myself