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meta-textual, meta-linguistic by Priscilla Crerringtot - Fri, 11 Dec 2015 14:23:33 EST ID:OIZvTkW8 No.67897 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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what is metatextual and metalinguistic in the Zaoum?


Interesting / good, text you like by Lydia Cherrykodging - Mon, 02 Nov 2015 14:32:34 EST ID:Bciv57TJ No.67768 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The deadliest weapon in the world is a Marine and his
rifle. It is your killer instinct which must be
harnessed if you expect to survive in combat.
Your rifle is only a tool; it is a hard heart that
kills. If your killer instincts are not clean and
strong, you will hesitate at the moment of truth.
You will not kill. You will become dead Marines
and then you will be in a world of shit because
Marines are not allowed to die without permission;



It's a beautiful day. I'm so happy to be
alive and in one piece. I'm in a world of
shit, but I'm alive. And I'm not afraid.
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Simon Dullerson - Fri, 06 Nov 2015 21:57:11 EST ID:5aWx3qMz No.67777 Ignore Report Quick Reply
“Maybe each human being lives in a unique world, a private world different from those inhabited and experienced by all other humans. . . If reality differs from person to person, can we speak of reality singular, or shouldn't we really be talking about plural realities? And if there are plural realities, are some more true (more real) than others? What about the world of a schizophrenic? Maybe it's as real as our world. Maybe we cannot say that we are in touch with reality and he is not, but should instead say, His reality is so different from ours that he can't explain his to us, and we can't explain ours to him. The problem, then, is that if subjective worlds are experienced too differently, there occurs a breakdown in communication ... and there is the real illness.” Philip Kindred Dick
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Archie Hasslebury - Sat, 21 Nov 2015 01:21:05 EST ID:mLN7HFVm No.67833 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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9. HOW IT HAPPENED
The Winds of Change by Isaac Asimov

My brother began to dictate in his best oratorical style,
the one which has the tribes hanging on his words.

"In the beginning," he said, " exactly fifteen point two billion
years ago, there was a big bang and the Universe---"

But I had stopped writing. "Fifteen billion years ago?" I said
incredulously.

"Absolutely," he said. "I'm inspired."

"I Don't question your inspiration," I said. ( Had better not.
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Cornelius Drunkinlidge - Sat, 21 Nov 2015 23:45:10 EST ID:PGPQvu9R No.67835 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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"Do you know what punishments I've endured for my crimes, my sins? None. I am proof of the absurdity of men's most treasured abstractions. A just universe wouldn't tolerate my existence."
-Brent Weeks

Never read the book that this quote comes from. Just always felt that it was meaningful to me in some strange way.
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Charles Broffingshit - Fri, 11 Dec 2015 12:42:47 EST ID:VkKRYWvb No.67896 Ignore Report Quick Reply
"‘We others, we, indeed, are held in our past and future. We pass almost all our leisure and how much of our work in letting them bob up and down in the balance. Whatever advantage the future has in size, the past compensates for in weight, and at their end the two are indeed no longer distinguishable, earliest youth later becomes distinct, as the future is, and the end of the future is really already experienced in all our sighs, and thus becomes the past. So this circle along whose rim we move almost closes. Well, this circle indeed belongs to us, but belongs to us only so long as we keep to it, if we move to the side just once, in any chance forgetting of self, in some distraction, some fright, some astonishment, some fatigue, we have already lost it into space, until now we had our noses stuck into the tide of the times, now we step back, former swimmers, present walkers, and are lost. We are outside the law, no one knows it and yet everyone treats us accordingly.’"

  • Franz Kafka. 19 July, 1910.
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Hugh Hanningchine - Mon, 14 Dec 2015 03:15:43 EST ID:mLN7HFVm No.67899 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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One day the trickster in the form of a coyote, killed a buffalo and while his right arm was skinning it with a knife his left suddenly grabbed the animal. "Give that back to me," the right arm shouted. "This is mine!" The left arm grabbed again, and the right drove it off with the knife. The left arm grabbed again, and the quarrel became a vicious fight. And when the left arm was all cut up and bleeding, Trickster cried, "Oh, why did I do this? Why did I let this happen? How I suffer!"

Another day, he took an elk's liver and made a vagina of it, took the elk's kidneys and made breasts, donned a woman's dress that was too tight for him, and thus transformed himself into a very pretty woman. He let the fox have intercourse with him and make him pregnant, then the jaybird, and finally the nit. Then he walked to a village, married the chief's son, and gave birth to four handsome little boys."

When was one day wandering about aimlessly, he heard someone say, "Anyone who chews me will defecate; he will defecate." "Well," said Trickster, "why is this person talking in this manner?" He moved in the direction from which the voice had come and then he heard it again. Looking around, he saw a bulb on a bush. "I know very well," he said to himself, "that if I chew this I will not defecate." So he took it, put it into his mouth, chewed, swallowed it, and went on.

"Well," he said, "where is the bulb that talked so much? How could such an object influence me in the least? When I feel like defecating I shall do so, and no sooner." But while he was speaking he began to break a little wind. "Well," he thought, "I guess this is what it meant. It said, though, that I would defecate and I'm just breaking a little wind. In any case, I am a great man even if I do expel a little gas." Then it happened again, very loudly, and this his rectum began to smart. Next time he was propelled forward. "Well, well," he thought defiantly, "it may give me a little push but it will never make me defecate." It happened again and this time the hind part of his body was lifted int…
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American Lit 1 Essay help by ThatUglyCrayon - Tue, 17 Nov 2015 22:30:17 EST ID:J/PGZiMm No.67819 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Need help on an essay I have to write before tomorrow. I'm supposed to compare and contrast the captivity narratives of Mary Rowlandson and Cabeza De Vaca. If anyone would be willing to lend assistance that would be greatly appreciated.
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Fucking Niggerridge - Wed, 25 Nov 2015 22:38:20 EST ID:kP9sNE9l No.67847 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67824
that is quite the constraint, you'll have to write with cave man grammar to get everything in
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Cornelius Suvingbadge - Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:52:22 EST ID:6M98uxnr No.67855 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>67847
me make research me big study now show what happened man and ape lock in cell together and they make war and kill big hunt and man win so man most cruel animel thank you
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Sophie Pockfoot - Thu, 03 Dec 2015 20:57:41 EST ID:RAl47zQ/ No.67868 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67824


Well the shortest novel was three sentences.

"for sale. baby shoes. never worn."

> Earnest Hemmingway
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Emma Funderkit - Thu, 03 Dec 2015 23:31:01 EST ID:NjlUrtA/ No.67869 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67868
"sale. quinceañera dress. never worn."

>Latin Edition
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Cornelius Punninglock - Tue, 08 Dec 2015 23:13:47 EST ID:QfrG9TGw No.67888 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>67869


Atlas Shrugged by Alan Greenspan - Wed, 21 Oct 2015 21:08:07 EST ID:Cgkk3guL No.67715 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I finished reading this a few weeks ago and really enjoyed it. I think it's one of my favorite novels now. I was wondering what everyone else thought about it.

I didn't understand every part of the philosophy that was port forth in the novel but just general ideas like how working to earn ones place in life and how incompetence should not be rewarded have really made me change my outlook on life.

I know Ayn Rand copes a fair bit of hate, particularly towards this book, I've found it to be unjustified. It's not without its flaws of course but just because one doesn't like someone else's philosophy does not a bad book make.
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Cornelius Dabblechene - Mon, 16 Nov 2015 19:13:03 EST ID:bXD0O7UI No.67812 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67715
ayn rand has been one of my favorite authors since high school when I read Anthem in English class. I thoroughly enjoyed this book, and subsequently read the Fountainhead and then started Atlas Shrugged.

even though rand's ideologies have had their impact on politics and economics, I like to focus on her philosophy as just a way of thinking.

she created Objectivism. this is what I credit and value her work for. all of the ideas make sense and really, most of what she has to say against society is in regards to the soviet union during her time period. I don't know much about this specifically, so I like to look at it objectively, which was her intention. I think objectivism makes perfect sense, objectively. she wants her readers to view it that way too. her intention was not for readers to like the book because it was good or bad in their opinion, but to accept, acknowledge and appreciate her philosophy for the way she outlines it. it's basically the view of regarding life of fact vs. fiction. reality vs. how you feel about reality. it's logic vs. emotion. sharing resources because in the long run, it doesn't matter if one individual is upset about their share of the resources. you get what you deserve because you are one out of the population. we are all human beings; I think our part in humanity is equal. we should theoretically all be putting the same efforts towards being good people so that all people are equally good. there's much controversy, but all she wanted was for people to think, and consider that they are no better or worse than any other human being on the planet. you're a fucking human being, so act like you're a part of a whole as opposed to being 'special.'

she definitely changed my view on life.
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Phyllis Gottingdale - Sun, 22 Nov 2015 09:31:08 EST ID:X/lHXrZH No.67838 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>67812
>sharing resources because in the long run, it doesn't matter if one individual is upset about their share of the resources. you get what you deserve

This "philosophy" was invented to justify oppression and enforced poverty, just an FYI
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Faggy Sazzlestutch - Sun, 22 Nov 2015 11:25:46 EST ID:xdkqzYI5 No.67839 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67838
hurr durr hurr, just an fyi
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Sidney Grimbanks - Sun, 29 Nov 2015 16:05:26 EST ID:6RsaWt9b No.67860 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Is this the one about the architect?

I could not believe that story - excuse me, NON-story. It was like the dullest description of someone's everyday life I have ever read. I kept waiting for something to happen before I realized... this is it. This is how Ayn writes. This is her 'story'.
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Alice Hemmerway - Tue, 01 Dec 2015 03:40:29 EST ID:q+Ba1GxZ No.67865 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Everyone is going to roll their eyes at this, but I think if her books were written by a man - like a real archetypal 1950s, bearded and mustachioed man who had a picture on the back of the book with a glass of scotch and a cigarette, the novels would get less shit.

People would do one of those ironic things where like, oh he was so manly and ego-driven that it's like a parody of itself. And then people would start to imbibe it like they imbibe Pabst Blue Ribbon, and then eventually it would start getting taken seriously and be mainstream, because the media wouldn't have a clue about that culture.

It's like one of those murky meta-hipster things where people have lived the role of their fashion sense so long that they become their act.


Wtf books by George Girrysot - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:56:41 EST ID:fErh/XEB No.67397 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Found this on google while searching for music Go read some of the amazon reviews for kicks.

What have you found?
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Cyril Fiddlehood - Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:48:30 EST ID:oL+X5uWx No.67401 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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This and anything ever made by Chuck Tingle


Where get digital Literature? by Hannah Cleddlegold - Wed, 26 Aug 2015 18:31:37 EST ID:CYb/nREa No.67495 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Looking to get some books for Uni classes... I remember reading something a long while ago about some IRC channel called bookz?

Anyhow, best way to locate free digital literature?
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Hannah Hankinshit - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:14:03 EST ID:6E4Cdi3O No.67513 Ignore Report Quick Reply
http://gen.lib.rus.ec/ Is amazing

I also usually download books from Facebook. There's a fb group for philosophy books in spanish, I'm guessing there oughta be some pdf's group in english? Just search for PDF in fb.
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Phyllis Darringdore - Sun, 08 Nov 2015 12:10:28 EST ID:WLx/mjev No.67783 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67513
Hnng... I take it they are hosted externally? Care to share some links?
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Lydia Serrydale - Tue, 10 Nov 2015 12:13:01 EST ID:sbFVW8Vs No.67784 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>67513
This, this this this. Wanted to post it. Genesis library is the way to go.
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Cedric Drennerhit - Sun, 22 Nov 2015 20:03:14 EST ID:e+L2J9PD No.67840 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The group who started Library Genesis did this talk at the Chaos Computer Congress on how others can safely contribute to it without going to prison https://youtu.be/TsQiLjdsIWY

It was started mainly as a way to dump research papers since these are all paywalled or in uber expensive industry journals.

There's also subLeddit IcanhazPDF to get uni texts, or just buy the Indian versions from Amazon and have them reshipped to you. All texts are only 10% of list price and printed locally in India (on cheap as fuck paper) but you can get a $300 book for $30.

I did this for a financial trading book that was over $600 (these are always expensive).
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Hugh Divingmudge - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 01:12:23 EST ID:O9SuyY6v No.67841 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67840
So how would you get them shipped to the states? Would you just input your address at the checkout for Indian Amazon?


Gritty war autobiographies by Cornelius Copperfedge - Tue, 20 Oct 2015 19:53:33 EST ID:f2F1ura1 No.67707 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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After reading through E.B. Sledge's "With the Old Breed" I have recently been getting really into books about war in general. I was hoping /lit/ could provide me with some suggestions. Doesn't matter what war I would just prefer to keep it more autobiographical because I like the more personal angle of it all.
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Alice Brammleson - Sat, 24 Oct 2015 20:10:15 EST ID:mLN7HFVm No.67726 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Here's a few OP, Fallen Angels based in Vietnam "The Congs we were after had been probing along our defenses,looking for soft spots. They would set up a mortar attack from somewhere within the jungle, raise a little hell, and then split before anyone could get to them. ..."

Europe Central about WW II jumping between alot of key people's perspectives during the war and after. Some parts are kinda hard to get through but its a good read overall.

>"In the onion fields of Europe, translucent-lipped wombs grow concentrically within wombs; and within them grows what? I could definitely remember lifting up the Iron Curtain from within, just to see the brightness; I longed to ask the policeman with the handlebar mustache whether he'd allow me to do the same from this side, but then his expression would have altered; he'd realize that his friendly trust should never have touched me; it would be awkward between the two of us forever, because West Germans, who are the only Germans left, follow the rules. What should I do? For I so much wanted to see! Berlin, which in medieval times had resembled a heart carved out of a human carcass, subdivided into seventeen lobes--Wedding, Moabit, Konigsviertel and all the rest (no matter that they were each as cramped as Messerschmitt-109)--Berlin was now a quartered heart, its chambers sealed off from one another by walls of sandbags; and now this Iron Curtain was already in the dreams of Stalinists getting elaborated into the raked sand of slaughter chutes within the complex of the Berlin Wall."

Fall of Giants is start of a trilogy based in the first World War following five interrelated families from US, Germany, Russia, England, and Wales. "They scrambled across the German trenches and back over no-man's-land toward the setting sun, jumping over the dead and dodging the stretcher parties who were picking up the wounded. But no one shot at them."
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Alice Brammleson - Sat, 24 Oct 2015 20:11:30 EST ID:mLN7HFVm No.67727 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Gods and Generals is cool about the American Civil War, the movie is really really bad.
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Lillian Blythefoot - Thu, 05 Nov 2015 23:47:06 EST ID:/khxcz14 No.67774 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I'm looking for books written by soldiers enlisted in the Peoples Liberation Army of China during the revolution. Does anyone know of anything like that?
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Sidney Billingfoot - Sat, 07 Nov 2015 00:21:07 EST ID:4Ry4SBXq No.67778 Ignore Report Quick Reply
To Hell and Back by the soldier who received the most medals in WW2

Matterhorn by a Lt in Vietnam
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Jack Bleckleford - Sun, 08 Nov 2015 09:46:56 EST ID:BcIR+cqq No.67781 Ignore Report Quick Reply
"Storms of Steel" by Ernst Jünger (fully autobiographical, though Jünger went on to become a successful writer of fiction)

It's well written and especially interesting because Jünger mostly omits the moral side of the war and focusses on the experience of fighting itself. I still thought it was a rather depressing text, with all his the characters dying left and right.


Drug Bible by Clara Willerhick - Sat, 17 Oct 2015 15:20:02 EST ID:88CKsh5j No.67684 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Is there a book, or pdf that explains, every form of recreational drug synthesis, and extraction?
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William Trotbury - Mon, 19 Oct 2015 19:20:32 EST ID:88CKsh5j No.67701 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Also looking for a book on psychoactive plants in general, and how to grow them.
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Charles Windlesire - Mon, 19 Oct 2015 22:20:45 EST ID:QPKVpGZ0 No.67703 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67701

the only book that comes to mind is jon ott's pharmacotheon, im not sure if it tells you how to grow the plants (its an expensive book), but it does have a big list of plants and their effects.

but seriously, have you tried just browsing erowid to find things to grow?
what are you looking for specificically? are you wanting to make cocaine or heroin or something?
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Wesley Drobblekure - Tue, 20 Oct 2015 14:45:35 EST ID:88CKsh5j No.67706 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67703
I just have a lot of times on my hands and want to grow anything I can
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Charles Webberridge - Sun, 25 Oct 2015 10:52:36 EST ID:vG2kA3oR No.67729 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67706
Grow some lettuce
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Ebenezer Turveystone - Thu, 05 Nov 2015 04:01:37 EST ID:ZuIPfqD+ No.67773 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>67729
I dont know such book, altough Pihkal and tihkal has synthesis step by steps I doubt youll be able to recreate them without a good former biochemistry understanding

So learn biochemistry before all.

In the meantime if you wanna do extractions from plant material and grow them try
>Morning glory (LSA)
>Cannabis (THC/CBD) [A good starter]
>Shrooms (psilocybin/psilocin) [you can hunt for a sporeprint yourself, if youre outdoorsy]
>Mimosa Hostilis (N,N-DMT)
>Catnip (unsure) [Not sure if any effect on humans]
>Valerian (relaxant/Tea)
>Tobacco
>San Pedro (mescaline)

check this out https://www.erowid.org/plants/


Do I admit mistakes in an Exegesis about my research? by Oliver Mumbletatch - Sat, 31 Oct 2015 15:37:13 EST ID:46j9m8m0 No.67761 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The first 2 paragraphs are reading a bit like a confessional! I'm required to write a short exegesis about an open ended architectural design course I'm completing and boy howdy a fuck ton of mistakes were made? Do I explain to my lecturer that I know I was a shit-cunt? Keep in mind the fact that this thing was open ended really provided a lot of room to get lost.
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Oliver Mumbletatch - Sat, 31 Oct 2015 15:39:26 EST ID:46j9m8m0 No.67762 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67761
Sorry for the question mark after the sentence that wasn't a question. Everything is a question right now OK? nb.

Also thankyou for reading.
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Beatrice Mengernan - Sun, 01 Nov 2015 21:59:33 EST ID:r/lNGD5l No.67763 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67761

of course admit your mistakes if you feel you should OP.

knowing that you made mistakes actually shows that you know more than you did, because you can recognise mistakes.

make sense? like by seeing that you made mistakes is actually displaying that you know better.
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Eugene Blammlemock - Mon, 02 Nov 2015 06:47:13 EST ID:wIlDb9aI No.67766 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67763
Thanks I have done this and I'm nearly done now anyway. I just wasn't sure on the finer details of what's included in an exegesis of one's own work i suppose.


Classics that everybody should read but nobody reads that you did read by George Ponkinlack - Wed, 14 Oct 2015 13:46:07 EST ID:D+kpVB7q No.67663 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I greatly enjoyed Heart of Darkness and the descriptions of the noise and silence in the jungle were just chilling.
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Polly Blopperman - Thu, 15 Oct 2015 05:22:13 EST ID:T0VUA84J No.67668 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67663
jane eyre

teaches you how even 200 years ago people were scared of emotional baggage
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Phoebe Pittwill - Sun, 18 Oct 2015 15:32:47 EST ID:2MJqPc5m No.67693 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Flaubert's Salammbô was awesome and it's basically the first fantasy novel.
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Eliza Dirringwater - Sun, 18 Oct 2015 17:21:42 EST ID:ta4EK9n8 No.67694 Ignore Report Quick Reply
everybody reads Grapes of Wrath or Of Mice and Men, but Steinbeck's East of Eden is fucking amazing. It's a book that takes patience, which I guess is why nobody reads it.
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Rebecca Clinningwill - Wed, 28 Oct 2015 18:53:20 EST ID:iIyd9jep No.67743 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Currently reading the Picture of Dorian Grey.

"...no theory of life seemed to him to be of any importance compared to life itself."

A lot of what has been said in this book resonates with my own beliefs and my perspective of the world. To his close friends, Dorian appears to be heartless. A woman is driven to commit suicide because of his cruelty to her, he is remorseful for a single night, and then speaks the next morning of finding his next adventure.

His friends are like "WTF dude, the girl you loved and were gonna marry killed herself last night, and now you want to have a dinner party??"

The thing is, Dorian's attitude is that of a spectator. His entire (short-lived) relationship with this woman was like a rollercoaster of feeling. Ultimate happiness and joy, outright disgust, followed by remorse and regret. And then? And then it became the past, no longer worth thinking about.

The character of Dorian Grey is similar to how I envision myself sometimes. Life is short and opportunities are infinite. If one really wants to make the most of their time on this Earth, then I think one is going to have to adopt Dorian's attitude to a certain extent. A tragic past event is worth no more attention than a joyful past event, it's just a different feeling.
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Qwerty !TJ9qoWuqvA - Wed, 28 Oct 2015 21:47:08 EST ID:QfrG9TGw No.67744 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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The Great Gatsby
Catcher in the Rye
Of Mice and Men


Chuck Palahniuk appreciation thread by Nell Buzzlock - Tue, 26 May 2015 10:34:09 EST ID:Zr8Z4aDe No.67128 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Any Chuck Palahniuk fans here? His first official book of short stories (not counting Haunted) comes out today, titled Make Something Up. I'm excited to pick it up later and get drunk as fuck reading it.
Also, Fight Club is getting a sequel as a comic book, with issue 1 coming out tomorrow. This is a good week to be a Chuck fan.
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Barnaby Clackleladge - Sun, 16 Aug 2015 23:21:41 EST ID:pLuUlhSg No.67448 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67262
Rant was way better than fight club.
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Charlotte Gogglespear - Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:08:23 EST ID:EGZO+dLL No.67449 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Even though I have only enjoyed his writing in scattered, isolated bits (and I have only read a handful of his works), I still overall like him quite a bit. Maybe that's just me buying into an image or persona or wanting to be the kind of person who "likes Chuck Palahniuk" because of whatever that signifies... But yeah, even though he's inconsistent and occasionally repetitive in this themes and writing style to the point of mind-numbing dullness, I quite admire the fact that he's carved out his niche. He has a refined aesthetic and it's a bold one.

He sort of makes me think of Zach Hill (oh God, mentioning the death grips guy and chuck palalaniukukuk in one thread I wish i was 17 again I would be the edgiest fucker this side of the get-out)... hear me out though: Zach hill has a style that is in many ways very technically advanced, very bold, and immediately identifiable. He's not a very nuanced or subtle drummer and in many situations comes across as a showoff or at the very least blindly into his drumming and not really paying attention to what is going on around him. But that's part of the appeal: he's got his style, that he clearly gets a lot of enjoyment out of. As a listener, I have enjoyed about half the songs on each of his respective solo albums (Face Tat being the more listenable of the two), and enjoy Hella in small doses... but there is no way in hell I could sit and listen to one whole Hella album in one go, let alone several. I enjoy his drumming when he does session work, I like the rhythmic intensity he seems to bring to Death Grips, and I like to watch him play the drums... but it's so much of the same shit over and over, especially in his solo work and work with Hella, that it becomes flat and boring after a time.

And that's how I feel about Chuck Palahniuk: I like his overall aesthetic and admire the way he has carved out a niche producing work that he clearly enjoys and seems personal. When it comes down to actually diving into that work in a deep way, I can only do a few small doses, picking and choosing the strongest stuff and leaving the rest be, or else I become incredibly bored and just can't get through it.

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Wesley Finningbanks - Thu, 20 Aug 2015 07:07:43 EST ID:bq5scg8g No.67458 Ignore Report Quick Reply
top 3 Chuck books

  1. Invisible Monsters
  2. Rant
  3. Haunted
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Reuben Simmleduck - Sat, 22 Aug 2015 08:02:42 EST ID:XIAHzUFG No.67471 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67449

hella albums are short. Ive only listed to the hella stuff, but they got one where someone is singing its cool too. offtopic tho
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rapgamebobbyheenan - Wed, 21 Oct 2015 19:34:28 EST ID:mqkgsJHY No.67714 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67449

This is a really good breakdown! Also, Death Grips references make me happy.

Palahniuk, as technically talented as he is (he writes some beautiful sentences and paragraphs) never really grew up as a writer. Invisible Monsters and Fight Club are kind of his Major Works, and there's no reason to read what comes after, except maybe Rant, since that's him taking a swing at being Vonnegut.


Literature Equivalent of Popular Musicians by Isabella Bleblingbock - Wed, 10 Jun 2015 20:02:37 EST ID:xoxhlBdF No.67185 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>Tom Waits
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Simon Wibberfuck - Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:40:28 EST ID:dD5BAUEZ No.67243 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67241
i like it
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Emma Pockfuck - Sun, 18 Oct 2015 09:04:46 EST ID:Li4ROYaq No.67691 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67185op pic accurate
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Qwerty !TJ9qoWuqvA - Mon, 19 Oct 2015 13:35:57 EST ID:QfrG9TGw No.67698 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Quick, someone post a book series that was once great but got worse every consecutive book
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Nicholas Sundertadging - Mon, 19 Oct 2015 22:35:32 EST ID:RxlBz/o9 No.67704 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>67698
never even read it
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Qwerty !TJ9qoWuqvA - Wed, 21 Oct 2015 18:05:22 EST ID:QfrG9TGw No.67711 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>67704
Genius. Thanks


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