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J.D. Salinger's 'A Catcher in the Rye'

It is in the voice of Holden Caulfield, the protagonist of J.D. Salinger’s novel The Catcher in the Rye, that the novel has both its greatest strength and its greatest liability. 503 more words

David Copperfield

To Dream of a Man that Carries Bacon?

I am having one of those moments. A lot has happened in the last twenty-four hours and it is a lot to take in. I am not a love expert, I am expressing my beliefs, and the way I see things. 1,561 more words


J. D. Salinger

“The worst thing that being an artist could do to you would be
that it would make you slightly unhappy constantly.”
J. D. Salinger

In February this year I read the classic novel  329 more words


WWW Wednesday - 2nd September 2015

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. It’s a simple meme where you just have to answer three questions: 218 more words


Tattoo Tuesday: The Catcher in the Rye

This Tuesday’s post will be about yet another one of my favorite books, The Catcher in the Rye.  I’ve re-read this book several times over the years and seem to find something new to enjoy each time I read it. 40 more words


The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye…

Published in 1951 it’s a symbol of teen angst, rebellion and in my opinion the male equivalent of Sylvia Plath’s the Bell Jar. 261 more words


Reading New York

In really exciting news, on May 15th 2016 I will be boarding a plane to spend four nights in New York. This will be my third trip to New York and although it’s not my favourite city I’ve ever been to, probably not even top ten, it does have a certain magic about it. 357 more words