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Oliver Sacks: Life quotes.

In the New York Time’s OP-ED, Oliver Sacks wrote in his column how although at 81 he was still swimming a mile a day, his luck had run out after he learned he had multiple metastasis of the liver. 380 more words


Halusinasyonlar. Oliver Sacks.

Halusinasyonlar. Oliver Sacks. Çeviren : Deniz Koç. Yapı Kredi Yayınları, 2015.

Seksenlerinde olan Dr. Oliver Sacks’ın son kitaplarından biri. Öncekilerden birini (Karısını Şapka Sanan Adam, … 205 more words

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On the move by Oliver Sacks: A memoir worth living.

I made a mistake in the title. I wanted to write: A memoir worth reading, instead of living, but then I settled for what seemed to have come out naturally and probably was the perfect meaning because memoirs are meant to be lived as we read on, as we immerse ourselves in another person’s life intimately. 360 more words


Book Review: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks

I bought this book a few days after I finished my university course for a bit of light reading. (I have never felt more like Hermione than at this moment). 537 more words

Book Reviews

The Man That Mistook His Wife for a Hat, by Oliver Sacks

This is one of those books that allured me into Neuroscience. It’s very rare you get a great scientist, doctor, and engaging writer all in one. 306 more words


Summer Reading ~ Show June 27 and 28


“In The Unlikely Event” by Judy Blume
“Solitude Creek” by Jeffery Deaver
“The Rumor” by Elin Hilderbrand
“On The Move” by Oliver Sacks… 70 more words

Books To Read

The Blues

I have a thing for the color blue.

I love all shades of blue: powder, aquamarine, turquoise, cobalt, electric, midnight, azure, royal, Prussian, sky, ice, baby, Tiffany’s, ultramarine, indigo, navy, steel, slate, cerulean… 148 more words