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Book Review | Catch 22 - Joseph Heller.

Catch 22 – Joseph Heller.

What’s the catch?

This book has been on my TBR pile since my English teacher recommended it to me five years ago. 512 more words

Different Era, Same Catch

When I picked up Catch-22, a satire depicting the increasingly desperate attempts of World War II bombardier Yossarian to stay alive, I wasn’t expecting to find companionship.   938 more words

Absurdism

Ahhh… Quaint Memories of Smearing Hillary Clinton and More!

At the time that this issue was in production, I was also working as a research assistant to Joseph Heller on an article for Esquire… 29 more words

Music

CATCH 22 MAY HAVE CHANGED THE WORLD, BUT IN A CHANGED WORLD IT IS NOW DEFINITELY OUT OF ITS DEPTH

If I said Joseph Heller to you, what’s the first thing to come to mind? What if I just said “Catch 22″. Some of you would probably say its a paradoxical situation from which there’s no escape. 968 more words

Book Review

DELAYED: Early Observations about Once Upon a Time 4×21 and 4x22

The Dinglehopper normally shares some of the pop cultural references and delights in the ships of the most recent episode of Once Upon a Time… 96 more words

Television

Re-reading Catch-22

Catch-22 written by Joseph Heller was first published in 1961 and I must have first read it when I was about fourteen when the Viet-Nam war was raging and our lives were shadowed by the Cold War. 470 more words

Books

The Trouble with Writing: Why  Writing isn't Easy (Quote of the Day)



Don’t be discouraged if you’re having trouble with your current work in progress. Anyone who’s ever written anything “seriously” has had exactly the same struggle. 407 more words

Writing