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Insomnia and the Infernal

This Weeks Prompt: 23. The man who would not sleep—dares not sleep—takes drugs to keep himself awake. Finally falls asleep—and something happens. Motto from Baudelaire p. 1.209 altre parole


A Cat Named Baudelaire (Poem)

I had a cat named Baudelaire
a fickle feline fiend,
who slept upon the rooftops
and bathed in place unclean.

He perched himself on neon signs, 146 altre parole


three day three quote challenge

Thank you paintdigi for inviting me to this new 3 day 3 quote challenge.

Guidelines for the challenge are:

  1. Thank the blogger who nominated you.
  2. 117 altre parole

The Benefits of “Streetwise Religion”

With the opening lines to Wild Side – “Kneel down ye sinners, to / Streetwise religion…” – L.A. glam metal band Mötley Crüe kicks off their 1987 album, … 546 altre parole


Desventuras em Série, Vols. 1 ao 6 (Lemony Snicket)

                Sinopse: Violet, Klaus e Sunny são encantadores e inteligentes, mas ocupam o primeiro lugar na classificação das pessoas mais infelizes do mundo. De fato, a infelicidade segue os seus passos desde a primeira página, quando eles estão na praia e recebem uma trágica notícia. 436 altre parole


"The Eyes of the Poor" by Charles Baudelaire

“Oh!  You want to know why I hate you today.  It will undoubtedly be less easy for you to understand than it will be for me to explain, for you are, I believe, the most beautiful example of feminine impermeability one could ever encounter. 503 altre parole


Ghost Sounds

Spending the day slowly reading Baudelaire
Sauntering over each turn of phrase
Soul agape at each choice of word
A literary splenectomy
No need for anesthesia… 139 altre parole