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Enter at Your Own Risk by Alex Scully
"I received this book for free in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.

You have to give mad props (ok, so I have a teenager and a pre-teen living at home… I’m bound to pick up some o..." Read more of this review »
Enter at Your Own Risk by Alex Scully
"Given the nature of its theme, this collection was clearly a challenge. The fact that the editor included the original tales which were reimagined by their modern counterparts shows a kind of bravery and confidence in the contributors that is matc..." Read more of this review »
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Enter at Your Own Risk by Alex Scully
"I admit it took me a long time to read all these stories, by no means because of the content ... I bought the anthology while I was in the middle of another book, with another three queued up, but out of curiosity I read a few lines from one of th..." Read more of this review »
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Khalil Gibran
“Say not, 'I have found the truth,' but rather, 'I have found a truth.”
Khalil Gibran
tags: truth

Friedrich Nietzsche
“Truth is a mobile army of metaphors, metonyms, anthropomorphisms, in short a sum of human relations which have been subjected to poetic and rhetorical intensification, translation and decoration […]; truths are illusions of which we have forgotten that they are illusions, metaphors which have become worn by frequent use and have lost all sensuous vigour […]. Yet we still do not know where the drive to truth comes from, for so far we have only heard about the obligation to be truthful which society imposes in order to exist"


from, "On Truth and Lying in a Non-Moral Sense".”
Friedrich Nietzsche

Stephen King
“Alone. Yes, that's the key word, the most awful word in the English tongue. Murder doesn't hold a candle to it and hell is only a poor synonym.”
Stephen King

B.E. Scully
“This is not written for the young or the light of heart, not for the tranquil species of men whose souls are content with the simple pleasures of family, church, or profession. Rather, I write to those beings like myself whose existence is compounded by a lurid intermingling of the dark and the
light; who can judge rationally and think with reason, yet who feel too keenly and churn with too great a passion; who have an incessant longing for happiness and yet are
shadowed by a deep and persistent melancholy—those who grasp gratification where they may, but find no lasting comfort for the soul.”
B.E. Scully

“May I have a few friends and many books - both true.”
A. Cowley
tags: life, truth

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