There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed That’s what Ernest Hemingway said. But I suppose that he said it at a point where his bleeding had started to give him life.... Continue Reading →
The book felt like a slow climb whose peaks were worth it, even if the staggering views from those peaks were for a shorter duration.
One of Clarke’s less talked about novels (compared to his other ones), and I am not sure why. I really enjoyed this. There are a few themes explored that are common across the couple of his other ones that I... Continue Reading →
Saudade - A deep emotional state of nostalgic or profound melancholic longing for an absent something or someone that one cares for and/or loves. Often carries a repressed knowledge that the object of longing might never be had again. I... Continue Reading →
Thanks for this review @literary_threads 😄
Feb 21, 2020 – 2:55 AM This is part of a series of SPOILER FILLED musings on House of Leaves. The links to the first post on the series and the previous post are below: https://fourththoughts.wordpress.com/2020/02/11/notes-on-house-of-leaves-by-mark-danielewski-chapters-i-v/ https://fourththoughts.wordpress.com/2020/02/13/notes-on-house-of-leaves-by-mark-danielewski-1-chapter-vi/ As usual, in... Continue Reading →
Feb 14, 2020 - 3:40 AM Well I'm surprising myself by writing for the third straight day on this book. Heads up again!! This is part of a series of SPOILER FILLED musings on House of Leaves. The links to... Continue Reading →