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Classics Spin Club #6

I have just barely scratched the surface of my original list and it isn’t even that long in comparison to some of the others I’ve seen. In any case here are my 20; 1. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy … Continue reading

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Chronicle of a Life Changed: a kind of eulogy for Marquez 1927-2014

In the wee hours of the morning my wife and I were in the office on the couch/bed waiting for the internet to kick back in. It had been giving trouble all yesterday evening and I had some work to … Continue reading

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I’m Back…Well sort of/ “24 in 48 Readathon”

It’s been a long time since I’ve set anything down here. Scrolling through some of the posts I did last year I realised that I reneged on just about every single blog commitment that I made. A few comments languish … Continue reading

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Reading Jane Eyre

I just realised tonight that a blogger I like is hosting a Readalong of Jane Eyre by¬†Charlotte Bronte. I’ve actually read this before but the last time I checked, there is no reread limit on a classic. Back when I … Continue reading

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Wrap/Announcement

Hello September! The summer is gone, and the school semester is already starting to pick up. I can see a timetable in my future, which is the only way I will be able to keep up with blogging. August was … Continue reading

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Reading the Classics

It occurred to me reading is a bit like being a Time Lord, minus the murderous Daleks. I can pop up at any time and place I choose. True, my Tardis is book shaped instead of a telephone booth, but … Continue reading

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Reading Fail/24 in 48 Readathon

This is not me giving up on the 1075 page long doorstop, Infinite Jest. This is me saying that I’m not really in the mood for the page to notes tennis rally right now. Wallace’s novel is on the quintessential … Continue reading

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