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There’s a reason why I’m studying literature – it’s been one of my major passions for as long as I… Read more On Becoming a Reader – Again
Every once in a while, someone discovers that I’m working on Bret Easton Ellis and asks me whether I can… Read more Good Books: Lunar Park
This week I reread a favourite of mine: Cormac McCarthy’s The Road. The story is simple: a father and his… Read more Good Books: The Road