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Oasis of Calm

I am not ashamed to say that I have been feeling a bit blue lately. Life has gotten a bit topsy turvy around here and what with the baby transitioning into the terrible twos, I have felt a totally stressed out. 1,839 more words

El revolotear del amor

“Meme lo esperaba, desnuda y temblando de amor entre los alacranes y las mariposas”.


La oscuridad me acompaña

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ලාංකේය පාදඩ යථාර්ථවාදයේ ඉන්ද්‍රජාලික යුග මොහොතක - ‘සාහිත මධු සාදය’

සාහිත මධු සාදය යනු, සාහිත්‍ය ප‍්‍රබන්ධ කලාව සමග වෙනස් ආකාරයක රසික මහජන සම්බන්ධතාවයක් ගොඩනැගීමේ සාමූහික ප‍්‍රයත්නයකි. සාහිත්‍යය ප‍්‍රබන්ධ සමග බැඳෙන රසික අනුරාගය මධු පානයෙන්, නිදහස් සංකථනයෙන්, විචාර විමංසනයෙන් අවුළුවාලමින් පැවැත්වූ සම්භාෂණ මාලාව එහි පළමුවැන්න විය.

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The novels' calling card: What makes a good book title?

What do The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Pride and Prejudice and the Zombies, One Hundred Years of Solitude and How to Lose Friends and Alienate People… 728 more words


While Reading-7

When he finally identified him, startled that the dead also aged, José Arcadio Buendía, felt himself shaken by the nostalgia. “Prudencio,” he exclaimed. “You have come a from long way off!”

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Book Review: One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez

When I was a young school kid, if someone had told me that I would still be doing book reports, I probably would have laughed. And yet here I am, of middling thirties deciding independently on my own that I want to do “book reports” again. 793 more words

General Blog

Magic realism: the modern Romantic revolt?

Anyone who’s read One Hundred Years of Solitude knows how beautiful magic realism can be. The movement is widely recognised to have been started by the aforementioned novel, as well as other Latin American writers alongside Márquez – such as Jorge Luis Borges. 903 more words