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Elegir siempre es complicado y por eso he decido comenzar mis recomendaciones de textos que inspiran la escritura con uno de mis favoritos, también muy sugerente en la vida. 466 more words

Pa La Saca O Textos Que Inspiran

Reading Lolita in Public

Every day I take the same journey home. I travel from Mornington Crescent to Tottenham Court Road where I switch from the Northern Line to the Central Line. 538 more words


So You Want to Read Lolita...

The Cover

You want to read Lolita, but there are too many editions of Lolita. Most of which have awkward, sexual-ish images on their cover. This one is better than that. 314 more words


The Decline of the Bookshop

Yes, I know that’s a bit of an alarmist headline, but unfortunately yesterday brought bad news in the form of the fact that the only local “proper” second-hand bookstore, Claude Cox Books, is closing down at the end of March. 303 more words

Professione Lolita - Daniele Autieri

Nabokov ha lanciato con il suo “Lolita” un epiteto che é entrato prepotentemente nel linguaggio comune con tutte le relative accezioni negative. Il suo significato é noto ai più e fin quando resta legato all’inchiostro che impregna le pagine di un romanzo può appassionare o intenerire. 445 more words

Tracce Di Me.. ✎

Vladimir Nabokov on Writing, Reading, and the Three Qualities a Great Storyteller Must Have

Original written by Maria Popova for http://www.brainpickings.org

“Between the wolf in the tall grass and the wolf in the tall story there is a shimmering go-between. 933 more words

Ranie reviews Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover - 4.5/5

So what I was not expecting was a milder version of 50 Shades of Grey. I had told Mina and Amelia that I was reading this and Mina made a comment about how she had been debating picking up a Colleen Hoover novel, but was not sure, and now I can completely see why.   571 more words