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வாசிப்பு: யுகியோ மிஷிமா எழுதிய Confessions of a Mask

Confessions of a Mask – Yukio Mishima (Japanese)

English Translation by: Meredith Weatherby



யுகியோ மிஷிமா எழுதிய Confessions of a Mask என்ற ஜப்பானிய நாவல், “Beauty is a terrible and awful thing! 143 more words


Bookish selfie...

A snapshot of my reading week in quotes…

….“…I knew there was no point. I could claw at the rock the rest of my life and get no closer. 818 more words

Book Review

The Triumphant Tragedy of Marathoner Kokichi Tsuburaya Part 4: A Suicide Note that Captures an Essence of the Japanese, and Endures as Literature

My dear Father, my dear Mother: I thank you for the three-day pickled yam. It was delicious. Thank you for the dried persimmons. And the rice cakes. 1,122 more words

Tokyo 1964

TBR Thursday 119...

Episode 119…

I was so excited about the TBR falling last week that I celebrated with a tiny spree. Oops!  So an overall increase of 1 this week – to 195. 772 more words

Book Review

The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea

I borrowed four books from the library and brought home three more from my friend’s stash. As always, I had planned to spend some of my free time by burrowing my face in paper, ink, and ideas. 309 more words


What to read for the #1951Club??

One of the real joys of our reading clubs (where we focus on books from a particular year) is the fact that you get an excuse to rummage among the stacks and find out exactly which books from the year in question you actually own! 370 more words