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god I'm a sucker for a good Cask of Amontillado gag. I will follow anywhere you lead for the promise of a good Cask…
Poe  eapoe  classic  literature  classics  lol  humour  from twitter_favs
january 2018 by ree
Random Lunacy, macklesufficient:...
but did victor frankenstein actually have a phd
no one’s answered my question
i actually don’t think it’s stated anywhere the text what degree he is working on at university, only that his is attending. however, there is no mention of him graduating and when he first goes to university, it is the first time he is attending, so it’s likely that he is only earning his bachelor’s
THIS MOTHERFUCKER WAS AN UNDERGRAD
IMAGINE HEARING ABOUT THE DUDEBRO LIVING NEXT TO U IN THE DORMS “yah dave dropped out cuz he built a fucking person”
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march 2016 by ree
Book rec: TANGLEWRECK by Jeanette Winterson : Robin McKinley
"I’ve never understood why straight fiction is supposed to be for everyone, but anything with a gay character or that includes gay experience is only for queers." - Jeanette Winterson
sexuality  gay  lgbt  quote  clipblog  literature  fiction 
february 2013 by ree
Stephen King's Influence on Video Games from 1UP.com
Shigesato Itoi, the creator of the Mother/Earthbound series has noted similarities between the games' doppelganger-populated world of Magicant and the magical land described as "The Territories" in The Talisman by King and fellow writer Peter Straub.
1up.com  shigesato_itoi  earthbound  mother2  literature  stephen_king  clipblog 
february 2013 by ree
Twitter / PME2013: Hah.. "It's called reading. ...
Hah.. "It's called reading. It's how people instal new software in their brains" via
reading  literature  bookworm  image  humour  from twitter_favs
december 2012 by ree
Paper Boyfriends: YA saves.
: - Sometimes books stick with you when you need them most. Like when your grandmother collapses.
YAsaves  literature  from twitter_favs
september 2012 by ree
Letters of Note: I am very real
This is a powerful letter from Kurt Vonnegut on the burning of his books:
literature  letter  books  book_burning  censorship  vonnegut  from twitter_favs
april 2012 by ree
The Science Fiction Gateway
"Containing works by the classic SF pulp writers of the Golden Age right through to modern award-winning authors, the SF Gateway is the largest library of digital Science Fiction and Fantasy ever assembled."
clipblog  book  ebook  resource  scifi  literature 
august 2011 by ree
Friday short story time: "Modern Methods" - Nick Bryan Dot Com
This week's Friday story is about sheep and sandwiches. I'm totally selling out.
FridayFlash  literature  humour  flashfiction  from twitter_favs
july 2011 by ree
MeNaSe Publications: Digital Devil Story: Reincarnation of the Goddess
"Jusho High School's student body is divided: the gifted versus the normal. Akemi Nakajima, one of the gifted, is assaulted by one of the normal students, Kondo Hiroyuki. Battered and bloody, Nakajima decides to finish his Demon Summoning Program to exact his own revenge. What follows are the consequences of playing with demons..." Because you need a more demonic alliances in your life, that's why.
smt  megaten  lang:en  japanese  novel  fiction  literature  fan_translation  online  web  notes  clipblog 
january 2011 by ree
Peter Dickinson: In Defense of Rubbish
"I have no doubt in my own mind that there are certain sorts of reading which are deleterious, and from which a child should be discouraged. Rubbish does not have this quality. It has absolutely no quality. It is neutral. "
literature  reading  children  essay  clipblog 
october 2010 by ree
6 Classics Despised by the People Who Created Them | Cracked.com
"That's right, one of the most tragic and mentally scarring scenes from your childhood came about because Alec Guinness thought George Lucas was a talentless hack."
clipblog  starwars  film  literature  list 
july 2010 by ree
Dracula: 12 August
"Seeing from his violent demeanour that he was English [....]" I love this line.
quote  literature  great_britain  england  humour  notes 
march 2010 by ree
Michael Whelan | Illustration Work | Lovecraft's Nightmare A
I'm saddened that, when this work became the cover of a Lovecraft paperback I found, the art was cropped to leave only the least evocative element: the bat-creature in the window. The cropping isn't even centered! Fail, and double fail for being the same art as a Meat Loaf cover!
lovecraft  literature  via:tvtropes.org  notes  image  art  covers_always_lie 
november 2009 by ree
Vampires suck. - By Grady Hendrix - Slate Magazine
"The bigger problem here is that we're breeding sexually incompatible human beings, and vampires are to blame."
vampire  essay  clipblog  horror  history  literature  film  twilight  twilightsucks 
july 2009 by ree
Thirsty (novel) - Wikipedia
Would that more vampire novels could capture dawning horror the way this one does!
literature  novel  horror  vampire  clipblog  wikipedia 
july 2009 by ree
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