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This side's no longer wild

Belied and taken, brought
to underbelly alleys
wild enough to see the free
of stairwayed heavens
Holly’s sullied, desecrated,
flailing shaven failing
on the wilder side of falling. 128 more words


Review: Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

I’m pleased to say that Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell is one of those cases where, upon re-reading this book. 824 more words


Down With Love

I enjoyed most of this movie. It’s a funny pastiche of the sappy romance movies where everything, no matter how improbable, manages to get resolved just in the nick of time. 117 more words


cultural accumulation, peanut butter, and the books

One of my friends, about two years back, suggested a band that I’ve since grown to love called The Books.

The Books specialize in amalgamations of sound bytes from obscure sources combined with original acoustic elements and loops.   677 more words


Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye

Dear reader, she murders the English language…


Young Jane Steele’s favourite book is Jane Eyre and she sees some parallels between her own life and her heroine’s. 778 more words

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