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Review: The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde.

Morality, society, the human condition. I wanted a break from modern books that I felt I had to read – you know, that constant flurry of super books that are coming out too fast for you to read and you struggle to keep up? 82 more words

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

Dorian stared, infuriated, at the computer screen. Why did Sally have to post that picture of him? He hadn’t been ready, he hadn’t been fucking ready. 378 more words

The Inspiration for The Picture of Dorian Gray: Oscar Wilde and Robert Browning

    With every story or tale, I always enjoy finding the little connections between things. There’s a mystery and a fun to seeing the big picture and finding out what circumstances led to other things. 676 more words


We degenerate...

We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we were much too afraid, and the exquisite temptations that we had not the courage to yield to. 7 more words


"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde

So, the past few days have consisted of working, sleeping, gym-ing, and applying for absolutely every job under the sun. And all I have to show for any of it is a laundry basket full of sweaty clothes and towels, an interview with a volunteer company (which is actually pretty cool), and a blister on my left foot. 873 more words

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Writer’s Quote Wednesday–Oscar Wilde

Welcome!  This is an open invitation to join in on my blogging event called, Writer’s Quote Wednesday.  This is your chance to highlight your favorite author’s quotes that give inspiration to you as a writer.  751 more words


The Picture of Dorian Gray

Everyone has heard of Oscar Wilde, however I had never actually read any of his works. My brother recommended “The Picture of Dorian Gray” and when I came across this beautiful edition, one of the Penguin Clothbound Classics, I could hardly say no. 611 more words

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