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Another Day of [Lifting Fog]

You don’t have to, but listening to “Another Day of Sun” as you read the first however many words of this essay on…self-doubt? (idk) might help you get in the proper headspace. 798 altre parole

Junk Drawer

History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

A rather unconventional coming-of-age story with a cast of unconventional, and mildly dislikeable, characters, this suffers a little from an extraneous plot line that doesn’t seem to fit well and a lack of structure. 12 altre parole


Book Review: Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal By Jeanette Winterson

Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal by Jeanette Winterson



I’m just going to go right ahead and give this 10/10. 612 altre parole

Book review: Pride and Prejudice

5/5 stars.

Clearly this book is so well known as to not require further reviews, but it’s one of my favourites so I’d still like to say a few words about it. 421 altre parole


How Do Selfless Children Turn into SELFISH Adults???

Call it, a LEARNED behavior, or a sort of a bildungsroman if you want to…

How do selfless children turn into SELFISH adults??? By socialization, by watching their god DAMN adult counterparts behaving selfishly, as children still only “pick up” on what they observe, then, internalizing what they encounter in this god DAMN world that we currently live in??? 198 altre parole

Experiences Of Life

Bildungsroman~by Paul F. Lenzi


Emblem of The Bildungsroman Project

catholic catechist
landing the lessons of faith
upon adolesced ears
sacramental instruction
ritual secrets revealed
doctrine drawn upon
still pristine canvas… 90 altre parole


"Great Expectations": Book Review

Perhaps the most interesting thing about Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations is not it’s narrative, form or symbolism, but the way in which it was published. Unlike most Victorian novels, Dickens published… 863 altre parole