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I Want Candy

Candy was a flavorful trip

Exciting my sweet taste buds

But leaving an empty craving

Of no lasting memory


Review of Spinster: Making a Life of One’s Own by Kate Bolick

Review of Spinster: Making a Life of One’s Own by Kate Bolick
Reviewed by Fiza Pathan

Spinster by Kate Bolick is one of the most enriching and well written nonfiction book that I have had the pleasure to read this year. 584 more words




Our fast-paced lives leave little time to contemplate. These Micro Moments are designed to entertain in a few words, read them slowly and savour the essence. 67 more words

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―They passed through the third mark and the Distant Hills has been taken –whispered a voice just on the right.
There is not even the willing of raising the eyes. 702 more words


People Think Ernest Hemingway Hated Women—He Absolutely Did Not

All through college I heard that Hemingway hated women. Most professors dismissed his female characters as male fantasies, insubstantial, dependent on men, etcetera. But I had a different experience reading Hemingway. 1,350 more words


James Joyce's Ulysses Written in Code?

James Joyce’s Ulysses, published in 1922, is considered one of the finest works of modernist fiction of the 20th century; however it was considered extremely controversial. 123 more words


Quote of the day, May 26

William Butler Yeats, on extremes

“All empty souls tend toward extreme opinions.”