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Just because you’re naked
doesn’t mean you’re sexy,
Just because you’re cynical
Doesn’t mean you’re cool.
You may tell the greatest lies
And wear a brilliant digsuise…

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What We're Reading This Week

Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates by Tom Robbins

A CIA-pacifist-anarchist is blackmailed by his own grandmother into freeing her blue parrot in the Amazon, where, of course, he slurps some Ayahuasca and falls victim to a shamanic curse. 414 more words

Another Roadside Attraction

Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins, 3/5

I really wanted to like this book (given to me by a friend to whom it means a lot) and for about two-thirds of it, I succeeded more or less.  222 more words

Book Reviews

Tom Robbins

Love easily confuses us because it is always in flux between illusion and substance, between memory and wish, between contentment and need. — Tom Robbins, … 12 more words


Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins

Title: Jitterbug Perfume
Author: Tom Robbins
Genre: Fantasy/Magical Realism/Humor
Pages: 342
My Rating: ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦◊ 9/10

Spoilers and semi spoilers will be marked before the sentence. 1,203 more words

Book Review

A review of Neil Young's Paradox

Pass the mushrooms…
….and the hashish cakes,
Fire up the moon,
We’re showing introspective outertakes,
And not a flash too soon,
Time bending forwards, bending backwards, 39 more words

The books I read in January

As I explained in the few words about myself, I am a book-lover or a book-eater as we call it in Greek.

Since we are already in March, I will just go fast through the books I read during January of this year and which are worth mentioning. 474 more words