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Friday Five. Uninspired.

Happy Friday. It’s Friday Five.

Actually, more like Saturday. It’s about 12+ midnight here in the Philippines.

I was looking forward to January being a good month for me in terms of reading. 763 more words

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REVIEW: COLD COLD HEART by Tami Hoag. . .and other book news

COLD COLD HEART by Tami Hoag | Kirkus.

“In Hoag’s (The 9th Girl, 2013, etc.) latest, talented young newscaster Dana Nolan is left to navigate a psychological maze after escaping a serial killer…A top-notch psychological thriller.” Kirkus… 226 more words

Book Bits

Cervantes experts find casket with his initials on it

Miguel de Cervantes experts, who are searching for author’s remains, discover casket bearing the initials “M.C.” in Madrid convent

Experts searching for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes…

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Tilting at Windmills

It is not the responsibility of knights errant to discover whether the afflicted, the enchained and the oppressed whom they encounter on the road are reduced to these circumstances and suffer this distress for their vices, or for their virtues: the knight’s sole responsibility is to succour them as people in need, having eyes only for their sufferings, not for their misdeeds.

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"The most difficult character in comedy is that of the fool, and he must be..."

“The most difficult character in comedy is that of the fool, and he must be no simpleton that plays that part.”

~ Miguel de Cervantes, Spanish, novelist, poet, playwright


jane eyre meets don quijote

I’ve always thought it would be so nice if Miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quijote could meet Charlotte Bronte’s  (Currer Bell’s) Jane Eyre. Bronte’s character was, virtually entirely, a rewritten version of the Cinderella story.   554 more words

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