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Shades of 'Blood Meridian' in 'Whiplash'

“At a young age, said the judge, should be put in a pit with wild dogs. They should be set to puzzle out from their proper clues the one of three doors that does not harbor wild lions” – Cormac McCarthy, Blood Meridian… 1,412 more words


Trisha Makley

“Everything was on fire”: Disgust and the Environment in Cormac McCarthy’s The Road

Sarah Nimmo

Book clubs aren’t traditionally thought to do “serious” reading–but they can be helpful when reading an emotionally challenging book like The Road. Click here for more.

A Book Review -- Outer Dark by Cormac McCarthy

I love Neil Young.  And I hate him.  The man is responsible for some of my favorite music.  Some incredible, great tunes.  Several dozen of them.  648 more words

"You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from": No Country For Old Men- A Review

I set all these lofty goals for myself in regards to my reading this year and I’ve failed spectacularly already. However, I’m not one to stay down for long and I decided to attempt to reverse my failures with Cormac McCarthy’s… 563 more words


My History

History is important; it tells us where we’ve been but more importantly it tells us where we are going. History tells us that there is a road ahead that we should take and a road to avoid. 619 more words



“Query: How does the never to be differ from what never was?”

-Cormac McCarthy, The Road