Literature

Books I Read as a Child/Teenager

  1. Macbeth - high school
  2. Romeo and Juliet - high school
  3. Wuthering Heights - high school
  4. My Place - primary school

Top 10 books

  1. Franz Kafka - Das Prozess
  2. Albert Camus - L'Étranger
  3. Natsume Soseki - Kokoro
  4. Louis-Ferdinand Céline - Voyage a bout de la Nuit
  5. Knut Hamsun - Sult
  6. George Orwell - Animal Farm
  7. Ryunosuke Akutagawa - Kappa
  8. Oscar Wilde - The Picture of Dorian Gray
  9. Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse-Five
  10. Dante Alighieri - Inferno

Media Log 2014

  • 1/12/14 (Mon) - 19/12/14 (Fri)
  • 1. The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady - Charles Mingus [ALBUM]
  • 2. The Modern Dance - Pere Ubu [ALBUM] (9.5/10)
  • 3. The Middle Years - Henry James [SHORT STORY] (9/10)
  • 4. The Beast in the Jungle - Henry James [SHORT STORY]
  • 5. Annie Hall - Woody Allen [MOVIE] (8.75/10)
  • 6. Before Sunrise - Richard Linklater [MOVIE] (8/10)
  • 7. Daisy Miller: A Study - Henry James [SHORT STORY]

  • 15/11/14 (Sat) - 30/11/14 (Sun)
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List of All TV Tropes

  1. 0% Approval Rating
  2. 100% Adoration Rating
  3. 100% Completion
  4. 100% Heroism Rating
  5. A-Team Firing
  6. Abandoned Area
  7. Abhorrent Admirer
  8. Abnormal Ammo
  9. Abnormal Limb Rotation Range
  10. Aborted Arc
  11. Above Good and Evil
  12. The Abridged Series
  13. Absent Aliens
  14. Absentee Actor
  15. Absurdly Sharp Blade
  16. Abusive Parents
  17. Accent Adaptation
  18. Accentuate the Negative
  19. Acceptable Breaks from Reality
  20. Accidental Hero
  21. Accidental Pervert
  22. The Ace
  23. Acronym and Abbreviation Overload
  24. Action Bomb
  25. Action Dad
  26. Action Girl
  27. Action Hero
  28. Action Mom
  29. Action Pet
  30. Action Survivor
  31. Actor Allusion
  32. Actually, I Am Him
  33. Actually That'

What I've read of The BBC's The Big Read: Top 100

  1. The Lord of the Rings, JRR Tolkien
  2. Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen
  3. His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman
  4. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams
  5. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, JK Rowling
  6. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
  7. Winnie the Pooh, AA Milne
  8. Nineteen Eighty-Four, George Orwell
  9. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, CS Lewis
  10. Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontë
  11. Catch-22, Joseph Heller
  12. Wuthering Heights, Emily Brontë
  13. Birdsong, Sebastian Faulks
  14. Rebecca, Daphne du Maurier
  15. The Catcher in the Rye, JD Salinger
  16. The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Gra

Works of Charles Dickens, Read and Not

  • Pickwick Papers (1836)
  • Oliver Twist (1837)
  • Nicholas Nickelby (1838)
  • Master Humphrey's Clock (1840)
  • The Old Curiosity Shop (1840):
  • Barnaby Rudge (1841)
  • American Notes (1842)
  • Martin Chuzzlewit (1843)
  • A Christmas Carol (1843)
  • The Chimes: A Goblin Story (1844)
  • The Cricket on the Hearth (1845)
  • The Battle of Life (1846)
  • Pictures from Italy (1846)
  • Dombey and Son (1846)
  • The Haunted Man and the Ghost's Bargain (1848)
  • David Copperfield (1849)
  • A Child's History of England (1852)
  • Bleak House (1852)
  • Hard Times: For These Times (1854)
  • Little Dorrit (1855

The Hotel

  • "He feels spikes everywhere and rushes to impale himself."
  • ~Sidney

  • But Miss Pym gave an impression, somehow, of having been attacked from within.

  • She thought, "It is all very well to escape to the future and think it will always be that; but this is the end of the future."

  • Notwithstanding the slight sense of degeneracy induced by reading novels before luncheon she had been enjoying Jude the Obscure.

Collection Of Works (COW) Piece Listings:

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    There is a grand total of 1000 pieces available!
  • ()-Titles:
  • (Always) Newly Sinking
  • (As) You Dare
  • (Difficulty When Low) Transpired
  • (Ever Near To) Lying
  • (Every) Warning
  • (Falling Today) As Less Smart
  • (Feelin') The Strain
  • (Getting) Sorrows
  • (Gonna Omit) A Tease
  • (Heart Still) Shatters
  • (Heart) Prison
  • (Here Comes) The Pain
  • (Hitting A) Sack
  • (I Wish You Knew) That I Love You
  • (I'm Sore) Once More
  • (If Love Isn't So Real) Then I Need A Plan
  • (I'm The One) You Have Forgot
  • (Kind Of) Drug
  • (Lacking Sense Of) Gloss
  • (Leaving Me) With A Gloom
  • (Left No) Reason
  • (Like A)

A Screaming Comes Across the Sky: Favorite Books

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  • Bacchae (-450) by Euripides
  • Metamorphoses (8) by Ovid
  • Voynich Manuscript (1438) by Anonymous
  • The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1601) by William Shakespeare
  • Cabinet of Natural Curiosities: The Complete Plates in Colour (1763) by Albertus Seba
  • The 120 Days of Sodom (1785) by Marquis de Sade
  • Reason in History (1837) by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
  • Crime and Punishment (1866) by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Les Chants de Maldoror (1869) by Comte de Lautréamont
  • The Portrait of Dorian Gray (1890) by Oscar Wilde
  • Là-bas (2002) by Joris-Karl Huysmans
  • Hunger (1890) by Knut Hamsun
  • Fragments (19

Books I've read in 2012

  • "All the Ills of the Flesh" by James Ferace, finished in January 2012
  • "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" by Ransom Riggs, started 4th March and finished 13th March, 2012
  • "The House at Tyneford" by Natasha Solomons, started 13th March and finished 14th March, 2012
  • "Red Dragon" by Thomas Harris, started 14th March and finished 31st March, 2012
  • "The Night Swimmer" by Matt Bondurant, finished 13th April, 2012
  • "Spider Bones" by Kathy Reichs, finished 14th April, 2012
  • "Déjà Dead" by Kathy Reichs, finished 29th May, 2012
  • "Death du Jour" by Kathy Reichs, finished 2nd Ju