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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
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After intimations of mystery and psychological thriller, what is ultimately delivered is a sad, tragic and potentially hopeful portrait of group neurosis. Some very nice moments, but the main characters bugged the s*** out of me.
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John Green
“Because you are beautiful. I enjoy looking at beautiful people, and I decided a while ago not to deny myself the simpler pleasures of existence”
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“The only difference between me and a madman is I'm not mad.”
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Language (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 03, 2014 11:48AM
Description: Winner of the Goodreads Poetry Contest, March 2014
The Truth (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:33PM
Description: poem about truth, search, growing things and praise.
Carousel (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:32PM
Description: San Francisco reminiscence of sorts.
Another Christ Flames Through (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:32PM
Description: poem inspired by Jon Krakauer's book "Into The Wild," about Chris McCandless' fatal Alaskan adventure.
Plaster Virgins in Mexicali (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:32PM
Description: This is my theft of form from Mark Doty's "Display of Mackerel."
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