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Simeon Stoychev

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in Shumen, Bulgaria
December 06, 1985



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The Ghost Child
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The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong at the broken places. But those that will not break it kills. It kills the very good and the very gentle and the very brave impartially. If you are none of these you can be sure it will kill you too but there will be no special hurry.Ernest Hemingway
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The Ghost Child by Simeon Stoychev
"This novella was pretty interesting and beautifully written, I absolutely loved the descriptions of the cold bleak landscapes (it actually made me forget that it was 44 degrees Celsius when I read it) and I fell in love with the characters almost..." Read more of this review »
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“If sarcasm were a virtue, I'd be the most righteous man alive.”
Simeon Stoychev
tags: humor

“Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.”
Oscar Wilde

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.”
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“Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.”
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“I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.”
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“Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.”
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Miriam I don't see you around too much anymore, Simeon. Hope you are doing okay.

message 8: by Simeon (last edited Apr 30, 2013 06:22AM)

Simeon For someone who was never meant for this world, I must confess I'm suddenly having a hard time leaving it. Of course, they say every atom in our bodies was once part of a star. Maybe I'm not leaving... maybe I'm going home.

- Gattaca

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Wendy Darling I'm totally thrilled to meet someone who loved I Want My Hat Back and A Monster Calls, enjoys Jack Reacher, and wasn't wowed by Magic Study, too! Thanks for the friendvite, look forward to chatting with you.

message 5: by Simeon (last edited Apr 29, 2014 10:28PM)

Simeon Generator1stfloor wrote: "What does [image] even mean?!"

Good question.

Generator1stfloor What does [image] even mean?!

Generator1stfloor I'm happy you liked my review. I spent a long while on it.

Generator1stfloor Yeahiknow3 wrote: "hai"

Sup. How is it over there in Bulgaria?

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