Words, Words, Words
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All at once I found myself standing there gazing down that enchanted boulevard in the blue, blue eve...
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Suite Française by Irène Némirovski
"War … yes, everyone knows what war is like. But occupation is more terrible because people get used...
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Here, the streets were so quiet. We were two miles from our old apartment. Easily, I could imagine h...
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"A People's History of the United States" by Howard Zinn
One late night, having been sucked into a dead end conversation with a drunk old man, it came out th...
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"Dandelion Wine" by Ray Bradbury
Taking a break from his usual fare of jet cars and martians, Ray Bradbury turns his sights to a sett...
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'Where would you like to go, what would you like to do with your life?' 'See Istanbul, Port Said, N...
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'The Idiot' by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Now that I’ve reached the end of Fyodor Dostoevsky’s The Idiot (this edition translated by Richard P...
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A Man for Our Time
Could Seymour Krim make a comeback? Could a little-known holdover from the beat generation, a writer...
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I am finished with myself, with my sacrifices and my pity, with what chains me. I am going to make a...
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