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Proust: Bombasity

“Remembrance of Things Past”
Feb 26th – Part #87


“For everyone who, having no artistic sense-that is to say, no submission to subjective reality-may have the knack of reasoning about art till doomsday, especially if he be, in addition, a diplomat or financier in contact with the ‘realities’ of the present day, is only too ready to believe literature is an intellectual game which is destined to gradually be abandoned as time goes on.” ― Marcel Proust, Time Regained


From now on, I’ll post a quotation every Sunday. That way, if I don’t post anything in the whole week, at least there will be a post every Sunday.

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Fight between sleep and your dreams. 

A fight between sleep and your dreams.

If you have a perception, that sleeping 6 to 8 hours is just a wastage of time

and while in the morning you don’t need any morning alarm to wake you up, …

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One of the most popular posts on my blog, still getting regular visits after several years is Vocabulary Lessons with Diana Gabaldon, which is a list of new words I discovered while reading Diana’s… 1,318 more words


Quotation for Today - 26/02/2017

“I don’t have any issues with the press myself.”

US Defence Secretary – James Mattis

Clearly Mattis did not receive the Trump talking points.

Yeah? Well, I'm the kind of writer who does

I grabbed my copy of WRITERS DREAMING from the shelf and opened it in hopes of finding something interesting/insightful to share here today. I wasn’t searching for anything in particular and within a couple minutes, I happened upon these two excerpts: 269 more words