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"I'll keep you posted on this one. Just got it at the used book sale and it is nicely short in length. I've only read the first ten pages so far and li...more "
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The Third Policeman by Flann O'Brien
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The World Atlas of Street Photography by Jackie Higgins
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This world-wide look at "street" photography is quite extensive (emphasis on the US, Europe, and Japan) and often pretty inspiring. I put "street" in quotes because there is a great deal of photography here that does not seem particularly street-orie...more
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The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes
The Shining Girls
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I consider this clever and very vicious murder thriller a success in characterization and setting and mostly a success in plotting mechanics. Kirby is a strong, eccentric young woman (not as extreme as Lisbeth Salander in "The Girl With the Dragon Ta...more
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The World of Urban Decay by Martin Ten Bouwhuijs
The World of Urban Decay
by Martin Ten Bouwhuijs
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The Street Photographer's Manual by David Gibson
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David Gibson - a founding member of the photographer's collective In-Public - here in an articulate 180+ pages defines and describes street (or as it was previously known, humanistic) photography by what it is and what it is not. Basically what it is...more
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“Ghosts don't haunt us. That's not how it works. They're present among us because we won't let go of them.”
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Yasunari Kawabata
“As he caught his footing, his head fell back, and the Milky Way flowed down inside him with a roar.”
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Neil Gaiman
“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes...you're Doing Something.”
Neil Gaiman

“Tis the night—the night
Of the grave's delight,
And the warlocks are at their play;
Ye think that without,
The wild winds shout,
But no, it is they—it is they!”
Arthur Cleveland Coxe, Halloween: A Romaunt

Bill Bryson
“Not one of your pertinent ancestors was squashed, devoured, drowned, starved, stranded, stuck fast, untimely wounded, or otherwise deflected from its life's quest of delivering a tiny charge of genetic material to the right partner at the right moment in order to perpetuate the only possible sequence of hereditary combinations that could result -- eventually, astoundingly, and all too briefly -- in you.”
Bill Bryson, A Short History of Nearly Everything

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