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Discord #Drugs Channel Now Open

Chatroom videos for Hectors

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- Sun, 18 Aug 2019 21:40:44 EST mi0kFRz/ No.70877
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Hey we run a room that we think would be wicked with more buds

cytu doot be/r/420b

The video topics can be anything you want , including lit

recccomendations please.

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!!aUW3ymB7 - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 12:48:19 EST S5Rv/Bzy No.69532
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transgressive, psychedelic horror, post-apocalyptic, nihilistic, and existential literature reccomendations would be muchly appreciated. books or poetry. just need a break from dry research.
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Isabella Sevingchork - Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:43:55 EST 2TDhwEbz No.70159 Reply
Nausea - jean-paul sarte
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pelican - Sat, 17 Aug 2019 08:49:31 EST llq78gKH No.70869 Reply
>>69532
'Hogg' by Samuel Delany, it'll take you further than you want to go

How do you treat depression?

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- Tue, 13 Aug 2019 21:14:57 EST gV++tNE3 No.70853
File: 1565745297992.png -(786996B / 768.55KB, 984x1266) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. How do you treat  depression?
DICKS EVERYWHERE
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Frederick Gerryford - Thu, 15 Aug 2019 23:21:10 EST oA63VNkX No.70861 Reply
Dissolve your ego into the illusion and identify with no other thing but this task for that is the true purpose which you desire so you might as well strive for that state where no external thing can knock you off your course to enlightenment via constant reminders that the only thing thats real is you and thats all you need throughout all time and space.
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Isabella Huzzleseck - Fri, 16 Aug 2019 05:41:17 EST VdYEYdPX No.70862 Reply
by not being a giant pussy. And having a normal diet instead of the normal junk americans shove down their throats
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Martha Blythelock - Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:32:14 EST ZZG0YCo1 No.70880 Reply
By not going to the wrong places expecting the results you want.
E.g. post depression threads over at Personal Issues, not the literature board.
Also >>70862
Diet & exercise is the "have you tried turning it on and off again" of depression stuff cause if you´re not treating your body right it´s not weird that you´re depressed. Also even if you´re still depressed it´ll still be easier to fix things if you´ve started on that end already.

Write something one word at a time V.2

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- Wed, 10 Jan 2018 04:59:35 EST kB9vcdQ8 No.69747
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Since our last thread was so RUDELY interrupted, I hearby start a new thread in the same vein.

1) one word per post, punctuation, whatever
2) no spunky meddlin'

I shall begin:

Orbital
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Writers thread

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- Wed, 17 Feb 2016 20:22:13 EST 2cqnyO9u No.68150
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How is your writing going /lit/? Anyone here working on something or have any work they want to share? Not poetry, we have the OC Poems thread for that.

I am 2 acts done with a 3 act novel. I have written short stories before, and this is my first long endeavor. I had always lacked confidence, but one day, I suddenly stumbled upon the perfect horror novel just sitting in my mind. Like, it is literally the greatest horror story if this generation. It will go down as The Wire of horror stories for it's brutal look at reality at the bottom of the barrel. But it will also be like Trailer Park Boys and have a cast of lovable losers, who are down and out, living where every day feels like the end of the world, and having that corner of the ghetto become the backdrop for what will be the end of the world for real, with the local stoners and crackheads the last line of defense before an ancient evil reclaims the planet it once ruled a millennia ago. It is not a horror comedy like John Dies At The End, it is straight horror with some comedic moments the way an action movie can have good comedy. I know it will be an insta-classic and probably get a film adaption. As a long time 420channer, I will find some way to get it to you all for free after I find a publisher, since I know this site thrives on piracy, even if I have to pay them for digital downloads for all 3-5 regulars here. Drugs and the apocalypse, it should be right up most of /lit/s alley.
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Barnaby Weddlepidging - Wed, 22 Aug 2018 08:27:26 EST 4G/pRGNZ No.70286 Reply
>>70285
I see I'm not the first person to call you out for your edgy bullshit.
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Archie Purrychut - Sun, 28 Jul 2019 15:28:54 EST ZJSeCg1n No.70816 Reply
I'm working on my fantasy novel.

Hopefully ees good mang

It's about a kiddo who gets sucked up in a warrior culture

I want to make the lore super rich like morrowind-level rich.
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Alice Durryhall - Tue, 06 Aug 2019 12:55:42 EST PUxcVcIz No.70837 Reply
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I've had this idea for a story in my head for about... 15 years now.
It's only now that the potential story has kind of crystalized enough for me to want to start writing it out, but I can't decide between writing in English or in my native language (dutch).

I've always read books, fiction and non-fiction, in English. All movies and video games I've consumed past the age of 12 I've done so in English. I feel more confident that I can express myself poetically and creatively in English.
I also feel my audience would be wider if I wrote my story in English, as the majority of my friends would not be interested in reading my amateurish writing.

On the other hand, I'm proud of my native language. I've always had issues with expressing myself and my ideas in my native language, but I somewhat believe this writing exercise could change that.
I wrote a short intro/prologue/exposition for the story in dutch, and reading what I wrote is kind of making me cringe. I don't like reading creative works in my native language so maybe I should switch to English, or maybe I should suck it up and open my mind.

What do?

/lit/ reccomends?

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- Tue, 26 Mar 2019 02:18:56 EST k9TAbtTt No.70491
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Recommended books that are free-thinking, an interesting perspective (filling in the circle vantage point), or purelyy amusing, or feel good books, or solid knowledge and science or practical skill books, would you recommend?

I know /lit/ has a diverse knowledge base.
Hmm...
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Isabella Goodworth - Sat, 27 Jul 2019 11:02:50 EST A7WNBsty No.70812 Reply
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Very good read. It's an unbiased take on the rise of "safetyism" culture.

https://youtu.be/2e9VYf9FKHo

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I'm actually looking for a good book on manhood. You guys got anything?
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Charlotte Dengerbad - Tue, 30 Jul 2019 17:32:50 EST mMDM0fYj No.70824 Reply
>>70491

You should read Mikhail Bulgakov's The Master And Margarita. Trust me. It's a trip and it's legit classic lit.
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Emma Semmlemotch - Mon, 05 Aug 2019 02:23:55 EST JqxmjK2t No.70835 Reply
>knowledge and science

Darwin's Origin of Species

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/1228

It surprised me how much modern basic biology (just the shit you learn in high school ie. all organisms are derived from a single ancestors, survival of the fittest, and Kingdom, Phylum, Class, etc.) is stuff that Darwin was advocating for based on his ideals about adaptation and survival of the fittest. How he identifies and debates the arguments against his ideas and how many of these arguments are the same we have today as they were almost 200 years ago when he penned it. I linked the 1st edition because that is what I read. Some people like the 6th and call it "The Definitive Edition".

Dark literature

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- Sun, 21 Jul 2019 17:25:31 EST 1RrUkY7T No.70799
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I was gonna make a post for this book but figured not many have heard of it but it was good.

Lord of the Dark Places by Hal Bennett

Very, off the wall, dark humor that will have you wondering how it ever got printed but it was a great story. Black man gets brought up to the God of penis size by his father who kills his wife at the beginning of the book during sex. Then it goes into what happens after and his life. Smokes a lot of pot throughout the whole thing and describes his sexual experiences. His life as a father himself. Then it just all spirals out of control into more sex, marijuana, deaths, and just craziness.

It's a dope book and I was suprised at how good it was.

Friday Black- Anyone read this book?

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- Sun, 21 Jul 2019 17:19:30 EST 1RrUkY7T No.70798
File: 1563743970103.jpg -(15503B / 15.14KB, 183x276) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. Friday Black- Anyone read this book?
I read the summary and thought it would be something I liked but I ended up feeling like I wasted my time unfortunately. There would be moments where I felt like the writer set up an interesting story but fell short very fast. I wasn't sure if it was due to poor writing, or just the short story format, or even both of these things. It was very boring most of the time and the stories felt pointless. I really struggled to understand the point of what I had read.

Very poor effort from the writer. His ideas needed fleshing out. Zimmer land was the most interesting but was very blatantly a rip off of like Westworld or something. What did you think?

Other places to talk books?

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- Sun, 26 May 2019 18:57:22 EST tEOPuSXt No.70657
File: 1558911442089.jpg -(45547B / 44.48KB, 349x509) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. Other  places to talk books?
Dunno if this is against the rules, sorry quetz or whoever if it is, but I just decided to check this place out after mainly staying on the drug boards. seems great, I see a lot of books I love being talked about, but this board is so slow now that it seems like it'd be hard to have any decent discussion going. Any other forums (preferably chan style but I'm open for anything) you guys know of that are any good?
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Martha Mebblegold - Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:20:27 EST UQGIBKqS No.70695 Reply
>>70676
-Goodreads: runs the gambit from basic bitch to pretentious pedant, but there can be some good discussion to be found as it tends to attract an older audience. Keeping track of what books you read by logging them and easily finding recommendations are bonuses
-circlejerk: Focus on the subcirclejerks; they vary in quality but are numerous enough so that you will likely find a niche to fit in and contribute to. Avoid all the default subs (shit)
-Twitter: pretty terrible and I don't recommend it, but the possibility of interacting with authors whose books you've read is cool, and occasionally you'll find good threads of discussion
-/lit/: Not even memeing, you can find some genuine and excellent discussion on here if you sift through the sea of trash and pretension. Excellent recs to be had as well (see their Wikia charts)
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Clara Gizzlenure - Fri, 19 Jul 2019 06:27:17 EST OWh4aBTh No.70790 Reply
I reread The Portrait of Dorian Grey. I deicded to write some literature review about lately reading books. Truly say I am bad at writing such kind of stuff. One of my teacher suggested me to go to grammar classes and use additional help on review https://paidpaper.net/papersowl-com-review/

can some hook a brother up

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- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:44:18 EST 7y43FFEB No.70785
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Starving college student any got it?
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Graham Sengerkark - Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:35:28 EST g47WQyN0 No.70786 Reply
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i'm tempted to scold you for not knowing how to download it as a torrent but here's an epub
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Walter Dribberhidge - Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:45:20 EST q7g4OKoY No.70787 Reply
>>70786Qatar

Thank you bro. I actually quit torrenting.

BOOK PDFs

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- Fri, 05 Jul 2019 15:36:38 EST r0dUTfM8 No.70755
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Do 420chan anymore have these request threads where you could ask for book pdf and anon would deliver? They were mostly science. MFW if you still do this
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Albert Packlehood - Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:36:03 EST ylxQEmun No.70762 Reply
the answer would be "ask for a book and find out"

A Sonnet From Ron Jeremy

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- Mon, 03 Jun 2019 02:41:26 EST iijDXrSk No.70672
I've always loved receiving
The gift of your platter
And if I can't feed you a bun
At least try some sugar batter

When you stroke through honey
I hope you find my hair
But when your smile fades
The moon was always there

Heroic Poems

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- Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:21:00 EST tw2BMDH/ No.70471
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I recently bought a book of translations of Old English poetry and am enjoying it a lot. I used to read a lot of REH as a kid (Conan, kull, Solomon) and a lot of the poetry in this collection reminds me of the heroic adventure type poetry that REH wrote.

Do you guys know of any recommendations for other poetry along these lines? Narrative poems that deal with battles, traveling, exotic lands, etc. I'm mostly familiar with the epics like Homer, Gilgamesh, Beowulf, Theogony, etc but I'm looking for poems that are more in the shorter formats.
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Lillian Drullerdock - Fri, 05 Apr 2019 02:54:40 EST k9TAbtTt No.70510 Reply
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>>70471
Here's one OP: Winter Rose

"The rains began.
Hard, constant, they battered the fields, turned the roads to mud, crushed the gold leaves into the ground and turned them black. In the wood, the sodden trees and brambles bowed beneath the torrents. Leaves fell, clung limply to vines and wildflowers, slowly buried them beneath their sodden weight. Work in the fields, on Lynn Hall, stopped, though I heard him hammering inside, the time or two I ventured into the wood. I went to the well once: the rain-kissed water gave me nothing, not even my reflection. Another time, near evening, when the rains had grown gentle, drops flecking the air like tiny fireflies, I went to gather the last of the crab apples for Beda. So i told myself: I had to pass the ruined hall to reach the tree. Smoke came out of a chimney, smelling sweetly of birch and maple. Crispin had brought him a wagonload of seasoned wood. I did not see him.

Most of the time, I stayed in the house, sewing beside Laurel, or watching the rain. I had frightened myself in the wood: I did not know, anymore, what was true. If I had invented a world that none of us lived in, then the true world was Laurel's, predictable, dependable, with no secrets and no stray midnight gold that turned to leaf by morning. Corbet Lynn had not walked out of light, but had ridden a horse into the village;Laurel loved Perrin as always, and I wanted them there. I made myself teas of camomile and vervain to soothe my thoughts, and watched Laurel move calmly through her world. She never paced, or pulled a window open to feel the rain, the wind; she never moved without grace or purpose. She never went barefoot.

So I wore shoes and braided my hair, and made lace for her wedding dress, as if I sewed time and promises into each airy loop and every inch of it bound Laurel more securely..."
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George Gomblehall - Wed, 10 Apr 2019 14:17:28 EST k9TAbtTt No.70515 Reply
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Noticed the book "The Long Take" by Robert Robertson is a story in a poem format, rather than Winter Rose in prose.
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Edward Mecklewater - Fri, 24 May 2019 03:14:42 EST Fi7XA4O6 No.70652 Reply
My cock is shining like an rainbow into your eyes.

LITERARY DEATH POOL

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- Sun, 19 May 2019 08:25:18 EST rnkBzW3i No.70637
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The title says it all. Guess who the next author to die will be and win 50 stank tokens or something. My money is on Stephen King and whoever is smart will call dibs on the fat fuck to King's right in the pic. Okay people, go to town.
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Reuben Borrybanks - Wed, 22 May 2019 22:24:11 EST 0jgHCyVM No.70648 Reply
>>70637
John Varley. Ellison and Wolfe have both passed, he's next on the docket.

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