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MALDOROR 5:1 - BETWEEN YOUR LITERATURE AND MINE

Balladeer’s Blog resumes its examination of the macabre 1868 French language work The Songs of Maldoror.

BETWEEN YOUR LITERATURE AND MINE

We are now on the 5th Canto, 1st Stanza. 700 more words

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MALDOROR 4:8 - SPREADING MY WINGS INTO MY TORTURED MEMORY

Balladeer’s Blog resumes its examination of the macabre 1868 French language work The Songs of Maldoror.

SPREADING MY WINGS INTO MY TORTURED MEMORY

This stanza starts out with vague hints about what is going on but gradually becomes clearer. 355 more words

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Book Review: The Blackheath Séance Parlour

The Blackheath Séance Parlour, by Alan Williams, is a deliciously macabre gothic horror. There is no reining in of detail to protect readers of more delicate sensibilities. 302 more words

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MALDOROR 4:7 - THE AMPHIBIOUS MAN

Balladeer’s Blog resumes its examination of the macabre 1868 French language work The Songs of Maldoror. This time around our main character encounters a fellow supernatural being with a horrific origin story. 878 more words

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Tompocalypse-2015 has begun...

I’m a Tom Hiddleston fan. For many reasons – his talent, exceptional handsomeness, utter
charmingness, his dancing prowess, self-deprecating sense of humour, the sexual-chocolate
qualities of his voice, his sheer excitement over pretty much everything, the fact that… 255 more words

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Book Review - The Contrary Tale of the Butterfly girl - Ishbelle Bee

Firstly, take a moment to look at the cover, its so engaging and wonderful, I just love it.

*giving you a moment to take in the awesomeness* 1,015 more words

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