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regret regrets

One of the most brilliant writers of the 20th Century was Stefan Zweig, I don’t think anybody could express emotion or instability as well as he did.He did some crazy things in life, and there’s a thrilling biography out about him you can check out… 258 more words

The Most Mondayish Tuesday in Centuries

im probably famished
berries for lunch
coffee for breakfast

but what I’m hungry for
i cannot eat
i just want to read

eight and a half hours… 34 more words

J. D. Salinger

“I am a kind of paranoiac in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy.”

“I’m sick of just liking people. I wish to God I could meet somebody I could respect.” 22 more words


The Catcher in the Rye

I had heard so much about The Catcher in the Rye being a classic that I had imagined it as an American version of a Dickens novel. 538 more words

Quote of the Day

“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. 16 more words


Review: Franny and Zooey

First of all, I’m not a huge reader of classic American literature. For one, I have a taste aversion to this group of literature that dates back to my junior year of high school in my AP US History and English class. 868 more words


Nicolina Speaks in Mathematical Tongues with JD Salinger’s Ghost

“Does this make sense to you?”

“It all just sounds so vain”

She explains to Holden Caulfeild as he sits in her newly rearranged living room suspended above South Main Street. 598 more words